Joakim Noah went down with a bad turned ankle on Friday as the Chicago Bulls fell to the Philadelphia 76ers in a close Game 3 that gave the Sixers a 2-1 lead and home court advantage moving forward. While the game remained winnable for the Bulls until the final minute, the end result was a critical loss. Not just in the game but also with Noah -- perhaps the team's second-best player, though third-best is also fair -- playing substantial minutes, even though some were in a wounded state.
Luol Deng (25 PTS, 7 REBS, 7 AST ) led the way for the Chicago Bulls as they hosted the Philadelphia 76ers, winning 93-88. Joakim Noah posted a double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds. Richard Hamilton was the Bulls' second-lea... Read Post
Joakim Noah is likely out for Game 5 between the Chicago Bulls and the Philadelphia 76ers, and his absence will doom Chicago's playoff hopes. Noah severely sprained his ankle in the third quarter of Game 3 against the 76ers and sat ... Read Post
The Chicago Bulls have been stout in the frontcourt this season with Pau Gasol and Joakim Noah. However, the Bulls haven't been at their best when Noah has been playing out of position and defending the power forward. Can Noah and G... Read Post