Jonas showed his potential against the Americans yesterday afternoon as Lithuania demolished the U.S. 108-75. Valanciunas with an impressive performance! 23 points, 11 boards (three offensive), a block and an assist. Keep doin’ watcha ya doin’ big man.
Word on the street is that when these two cool cats begin their careers playing along side one another, that they can work well as a combination from a defensive perspective. Forgive me, but I’ll believe it when I see it.
I listened to the Cleveland commentators the whole game (I do this often now since I find the it to be comedic gold). Some things that were said:
- WeNorth (commenting on the WeTheNorth campaign, apparently the can't read the giant letters on the giant banners in their own stadium properly) - One announcer forgot DeRozan's name, called him what's his name as he went to the free throw line - Commentators were saying the Cavs should start hard fouling Lou, "put him on his britches". More than once. - Were in disbelief when Amir hit a three