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Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse gets special edition bobbleheads

(KWWL) -- The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled four limited edition bobbleheads featuring Toronto Raptors head coach, and Iowa native, Nick Nurse.

He led the Raptors to their first NBA championship in 2019; the one-year anniversary of their historic title is June 13.

Each bobblehead captured a memorable moment for the coach.

The bobbleheads are only available through the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum's online store.

"I know Raptors fans are among the most passionate when it comes to the team and their bobblehead collections, and I'm excited to be teaming up with the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum to bring fans this bobblehead series to commemorate last year's historic championship, " said Nurse.

The bobbleheads are expected to ship in August.

They are $30 each plus shipping; the set of four is available for the discounted price of $100.

The first bobblehead shows a celebrating Nurse waving a Canadian flag while wearing a hoodie that says "Champions" across the front.

The second features Nurse wearing a suit; the third shows Nurse holding a basketball while posing in a suit.

The fourth bobblehead features Nurse standing in the back of a pickup truck while smiling and waving during the victory parade.

Nurse is a native of Carroll, Iowa and he played college basketball at the University of Northern Iowa.

He played in 111 games for the Panthers and still ranks as the school's all-time leader in three-point percentage.

His first full-time head coaching job was at Grand View University in Des Moines when he was 23 years old.

At the time, he was the youngest college basketball coach in the country.

Jordan Thomas

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