The United States moved a step closer to retaining basketball`s World Cup on Thursday as they beat Lithuania 96-68 in Barcelona to reach the final.
Lithuania`s NBA stars Donatas Motiejunas and Jonas Valanciunas have been working magic for the national team at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
The duo led the Baltic state to a first place finish in Group D with a 4-1 record and a last 16 showdown with New Zealand on Sunday.
Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds in the team`s 112-91 victory over the Detroit Pistons Wednesday night in the National Basketball Association (NBA) league.
Toronto Raptors centre scored Jonas Valanciunas scored 16 points and 18 rebounds leading his team to a 95-83 victory over the Carmelo Anthony-less New York Knicks.
The Toronto Raptors will miss their rookie centre Jonas Valanciunas for up to six weeks while he recovers from a broken ring finger on his right hand.
Day in Pics: 22nd October
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