Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas fractured his left hand against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday.
Yahoo! Sports’ Shams Charania reported Saturday that Valanciunas will not have surgery on the fracture, instead opting for a rehabilitation route. Valanciunas shoots primarily right-handed.
Valanciunas is averaging 13.5 points and 9.8 rebounds per game in 13 games. He played at least 80 games in the past two seasons for Toronto.
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The Raptors are 8–6 and face the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.
- Christopher Chavez