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Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks!

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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#121 » by thunderforce » Tue Jan 8, 2013 6:42 pm

They must keep him in the freeze chamber lol .
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#122 » by TheForrestCity » Tue Jan 8, 2013 6:44 pm

thunderforce wrote:They must keep him in the freeze chamber lol .



i actually lol at this
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#123 » by YogiStewart » Tue Jan 8, 2013 7:21 pm

the cast can be off if the fracture's healed.
they'll still restrict contact for another 2-4 weeks to ensure strength at the fracture site.

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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#124 » by DatHomieYouHaTe » Tue Jan 8, 2013 7:31 pm

Indeed wrote:If he can start understanding those offensive plays (off ball situation), that would be great. I don't think he needs his hand for those positioning, but of course, we want to be cautious.

Scratch that! Tie both his hand behind his back and throw him into the starting line up! I'm sure a no handed valanciunas is 10 times better then Aaron gray. Right? Yup!
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#125 » by DatHomieYouHaTe » Tue Jan 8, 2013 10:37 pm

Raptors posted a picture of Jonas working out with his left hand today.
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#126 » by WalterCronkite » Tue Jan 8, 2013 11:23 pm

Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.
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Post#127 » by Chaos Engine » Tue Jan 8, 2013 11:26 pm

WalterCronkite wrote:Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.

He was getting eaten alive by most centers he faced, but he is a rookie. But yeah, Bargs and Val were just a terrible duo on the floor together.
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#128 » by Sohogrand » Tue Jan 8, 2013 11:52 pm

hope he can come strong.. he was getting killed at times but he needs minutes to develop.
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Post#129 » by Sterling_Archer » Wed Jan 9, 2013 12:02 am

I like that he is working with his left hand hopefully this will make him more lethal offensively being able to finish with both hands around the rim hook shots and with contact. Jonas still needs too add some weight if he really wants to compete with the more elite centres in the league but having him watch and learn and learn more about our offence
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#130 » by FluLikeSymptoms » Wed Jan 9, 2013 2:26 am

He looked gassed. Needed a break. A lefty hook would be awesome at some point but he isn't out for that long.
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#131 » by Inevitable » Wed Jan 9, 2013 3:34 am

WalterCronkite wrote:Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.


We could of used his 6 fouls against Cousins
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Post#132 » by mapko81 » Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:44 am

we would have had a chance against sac if he played
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Post#133 » by dballislife » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:00 am

how long has it been?
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Post#135 » by Regulio » Wed Jan 9, 2013 6:16 am

WalterCronkite wrote:Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.


How do you expect him to make progress then ?
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Post#136 » by orbesnet » Wed Jan 9, 2013 2:51 pm

WalterCronkite wrote:Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.


Miles away from impact, did you watch him play?

He's a rookie big, so ya, he'll foul out and get tricked... dude looked good more often than not, he could contribute, and it would certainly be more productive than Aaron Grey.
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#137 » by Indeed » Fri Jan 11, 2013 4:23 pm

Regulio wrote:
WalterCronkite wrote:Our D has been better without him no? The kid is miles away from making any impact. Let him rest.


How do you expect him to make progress then ?


Yesterday some clips showed he is practising his left hand. I guess both him and the team will involve in offensive and defensive sets. Maybe it is a good time for him to improve his left hand.
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#138 » by RNsteve » Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:10 pm

So were hitting into week 4- any rumbling about him returning in a limited role for this weeks games?
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Re: Jonas Injury Update: Out 4-6 weeks! 

Post#139 » by ash_k » Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:25 pm

I just hope when he comes back, we go through him more... He is "firstly"an offensive player before anything!...let him be who he is and enough of making him a "screen setter" gosh!
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Post#140 » by J-Roc » Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:27 pm

^^
No way no how. Casey ball during this "successful" streak includes starting Jose and playing small-ball. Casey won't be changing those things as long as he's trying to win.
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