Forgot Log-in or  Password? |  Help  Not a member, Register Now!
      
Fantasy Football Today
Fantasy Football Today Blog
Gameday Inactives
2014 Draft Prep Guide
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Get Your Draft Board
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Scores
Fantasy Games
Playoff Challenge
Commissioner
Prize Leagues
Free
Office Pool Manager
Game Pick'em
Player Challenge
Fantasy Baseball Today
Fantasy Baseball Today Blog
Downloadable Draft Kit
Mock Drafts
Player News
Stats
Players
Depth Charts
Roster Trends
Columns
Injury Report
Rankings
Projections
Schedules
Probable Pitchers
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injuries
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Message Boards
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
Downloadable Draft Kit
Player News
Stats
Players
Columns
Injury Report
Projections
Rankings
Schedules
Mock Drafts
Scores
Standings
Fantasy Games
Commissioner
Free
Prize Leagues
No Fantasy Teams Found
 
player photo
 
13 Joakim Noah C
Height/Weight: 6-11/232 | Birthdate: 2/25/1985 | Birthplace: New York, NY | Team: Chicago Bulls | College: Florida | NBA Experience: 7 | Owned/Started%: 100/94 | Average Draft Position: 36.60
CHI

Latest Updates

 

Bulls C Joakim Noah in starting lineup Wednesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(10/29/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah (knee) is in the starting lineup for Wednesday's season opener against the Knicks. Noah is expected to be limited to an average of 30 to 34 minutes per game while the knee continues to approach full strength.

Bulls' Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah to play limited minutes


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(10/28/2014) Bulls point guard Derrick Rose and center Joakim Noah are expected to be limited to an average of 30 to 34 minutes per game in the early part of the season, the Chicago Tribune reports.

Rose has played in just 10 games over the past two years, and his health is key if the team is going to make a postseason run. Noah underwent knee surgery during the offseason and recently said he could play extended minutes during the regular season.


Bulls C Noah: Knee won't keep me from playing big minutes


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(10/22/2014) Bulls veteran center Joakim Noah has declared himself up for extended minutes this season despite coming off knee surgery, per the Chicago Tribune. Noah, however, is still working to "get more strength" in his leg.

The presence of fellow big men Pau Gasol and Taj Gibson will allow the Bulls to limit Noah's minutes until he can handle a full workload. Noah will wear a knee brace throughout the season.


Bulls' Joakim Noah expected to go Saturday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(10/11/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah is expected to play Saturday against the Bucks.

Noah is coming off knee surgery, and has said he'll be cautious about his workload this season. Coach Tom Thibodeau said he would monitor Noah in the first quarter, and determine his playing time from there. 


Bulls C Joakim Noah taking cautious approach to season


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/30/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah hopes he won't be limited by his surgically repaired left knee this season, according to ESPN Chicago on Tuesday.

"Obviously this is the first time I've ever had surgery on my knee so I'm hoping there's no limitations," Noah said. "But I just have to be a little bit more cautious. But it's exciting, it's really exciting. I know that this is a long journey we're about to embark (on) and I just want to be as ready as possible."

Noah enjoyed the best season of his career last year, post averages of 12.6 points, 11.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 80 games. He also won his first Defensive Player of the Year award along with first-team All-NBA honors.


Joakim Noah hasn't played basketball since offseason surgery


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(9/29/2014) Bulls general manager Gar Forman said center Joakim Noah has not been cleared to play basketball since having a minor minor arthroscopic surgery to clean out his left knee in May, per the Chicago Tribune.

"His rehab has gone great. Everything has been positive. With that said, he hasn't played basketball since the injury," Forman said.


Joakim Noah has offseason knee surgery


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(5/3/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah underwent minor arthroscopic surgery to clean out his left knee on Friday, the team announced. He will need 8-12 weeks of recovery during the offseason.

Noah, who won his first Defensive Player of the Year award this season, finished with averages of 12.6 points, 11.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 80 games this season.

Joakim Noah might need minor knee surgery


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(5/2/2014) The Bulls had an MRI taken on center Joakim Noah's left knee Thursday, that revealed no major structural damage, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Noah seemed hobbled toward the end of the team's first-round playoff loss to the Wizards, and might undergo a minor arthroscopic procedure to clean up the knee. He needed fluid drained from the knee during the postseason, and fought through it for weeks, but it is not expected to be an issue next season.

Noah, who won his first Defensive Player of the Year award this season, finished with averages of 12.6 points, 11.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 80 games this season.  


Joakim Noah named Defensive Player of the Year


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(4/21/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah was named 2013-14 Defensive Player of the Year by the NBA on Monday. He collected 100 out of a possible 125 first-place votes for his first career DPOY award.

Noah was sixth in the league in defensive rebounds with 618, eighth in defensive boards per game with 7.7 and ninth in blocks with 121. The 29-year-old notched a career-high 99 steals and cracked 100 blocks in a season for the fourth time in his career. He had averages of 12.6 points, 11.3 rebounds and 1.5 blocks over 80 games this season.

Joakim Noah just misses another triple-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/30/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah flirted with a triple-double again on Sunday against the Celtics.

Noah shot 3 of 6 from the floor, and 7 of 10 from the free throw line. He finished with 13 points, 13 assists, eight rebounds, one block and one steal while logging 37 minutes of game action in a 107-102 win. He is averaging 13.2 points, 9.4 rebounds and 7.4 assists over his last five games.

Joakim Noah flirts with triple-double vs. Rockets


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/13/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah continued his dominant play on Thursday, falling one assist shy of a triple-double in a 111-87 win over the Rockets.

Noah scored 13 points on 3 of 6 shooting, and 7 of 7 from the free throw line. He also contributed with 10 rebounds, nine assists and two steals while logging 35 minutes of game action. He is averaging 14.2 points, 9.8 rebounds and 8.0 assists over his last five games.

Joakim Noah has another all-around game vs. Miami


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/9/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah enjoyed another all-around performance in Sunday's overtime win over the Heat.

Noah scored 20 points on 9 of 16 shooting, and 2 of 4 from the free throw line. He also chipped in with 12 rebounds, seven assists and five blocks while logging 42 minutes of game action. He is averaging 13.6 points, 9.8 rebounds, 7.8 assists and 2.2 blocks over his last five games.

Joakim Noah scores 15 in return vs. Memphis


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah worked his way past a sprained thumb on Friday, scoring 15 points on 6 of 9 shooting, including 3 of 4 from the free throw line in an 85-77 loss to Memphis.

Noah did all of his damage 40 minutes of game action, also adding eight rebounds, six assists, two blocks and one steal. He is averaging 11.6 points, 9.2 rebounds and 7.2 assists over his last five games played.


Joakim Noah will play through sprained thumb


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/7/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah will play through a sprained thumb on Friday against Memphis, according to Comcast SportsNet Chicago.

Noah was spotted after Wednesday's game wearing a splint, although the injury is not expected to be an issue on Friday. He is averaging 12.0 points and 11.4 rebounds over 59 games played.


Joakim Noah dealing with a thumb sprain


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/6/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah was spotted after Wednesday's game wearing a splint, but he told reporters he did not expect the injury to be a serious one. As ESPN.com reports Thursday, his gut reaction has proven correct, as initial tests show just a sprain.

The Bulls will give a further diagnosis on the injury Friday prior to the game against the Grizzlies, though his status for that game is currently not yet known. 


Joakim Noah downplays thumb injury following triple-double


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(3/5/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah put together yet another triple-double Wednesday against the Pistons, but appeared to suffer an injury during the course of the 105-94 win.

Noash scored 10 points on 5 of 7 shooting, and added 11 rebounds and 11 assists in 35 minutes, his third triple-double in the last 12 games. He added two blocks while turning the ball over twice, and was spotted after the game with a splint on his right thumb.

Noah downplayed the injury while interacting with the media, calling the injury "just a little boo-boo" and telling the Chicago Tribune he expected to play through it. Through Noah tore a ligament in the same thumb in 2010, he did not seem concerned and appeared to show no signs of pain during the game.

Noah has two triple-doubles in three games during the month of March, and is averaging 12.6 points, 10.8 rebounds and 6.8 assists per game in nine contests since the All-Star break. 


Joakim Noah posts fifth career triple-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/2/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah experienced some ankle pain but still managed to finish out Sunday's game, securing his fifth career triple-double in a 109-90 victory over the Knicks.

Noah scored 13 points on 4 of 10 shooting, and 5 of 8 from the charity stripe. He grabbed 12 rebounds and handed out 14 assists. He also chipped in with two blocks and two steals while logging 37 minutes of game action.

Noah has two triple-doubles on the year. He is averaging 14.2 points, 13.0 rebounds and 6.2 assists over his last five games.

Joakim Noah grabs 15 boards in losing effort


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/23/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah was all over the glass on Sunday, notching his 28th double-double of the season in a 93-79 loss to Miami.

Noah scored 20 points on 7 of 11 shooting from the field, and 6 of 7 from the free throw line. He grabbed 15 boards, with five of them coming from the offensive side of the glass. He also chipped in with three assists and four blocks while logging 40 minutes of game action.

Noah has doubled up three times over his last five games. He is averaging 12.8 points, 9.6 rebounds and 6.6 assists over his last five games.

Joakim Noah tossed up career-high 13 assists


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/19/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah continued his dominant play Wednesday against the Raptors, as he put up a career-high 13 assists in a 94-92 win.

Noah scored just eight points, as he focused mostly on playmaking in the win. He shot 3 of 7 from the field and added four rebounds in addition to his 13 assists, a total which led the team. He turned the ball over just three times in 37 minutes, while adding a blocked shot.

Noah is averaging 12.6 points, 11.3 rebounds and 6.7 assists per game in nine February games. 


Joakim Noah posts 26th double-double


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/13/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah continued his dominant play inside the paint on Thursday, recording his 26th double-double of the season in a 92-76 victory over Brooklyn.

Noah scored 14 points on 6 of 10 shooting from the field, and 2 of 3 from the free throw line. He grabbed 13 rebounds, with just three coming from the offensive end of the glass. He also chipped in with seven assists and two blocks while logging 33 minutes of game action.

Noah is already eight double-doubles away from matching his career high from last season. He will enter the All-Star break averaging 14.8 points, 13.2 rebounds and 6.8 assists over his last five games played.

Joakim Noah notches triple-double vs. Hawks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/11/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah posted his fourth career triple-double Tuesday, scoring 19 points on 8 of 15 shooting while tallying 16 rebounds and 11 assists in his team's 100-85 win over the Hawks.

Noah matched a season high with his 11 assists set just two games prior to Tuesday's win. His 16 rebounds matched his highest total in February. He also had three blocks in his 41 minutes of action. Noah has averaged 11.8 points, 11.5 rebounds and 4.3 assists in 49 games played.


Joakim Noah fined $15,000 for Monday outburst


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/4/2014) The NBA has fined Bulls center Joakim Noah $15,000 for verbally abusing officials after being ejected in Monday's game against the Kings. However, Noah was not suspended by the league.

Noah was served his second technical foul in the third quarter of Monday's game and had choice words for the officials on his way off the court. He has averaged 11.6 points and 11.3 rebounds over 45 games played.


Joakim Noah gets tossed vs. Kings


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(2/3/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah was ejected from Monday's contest against the Kings for picking up a second technical foul.

Noah received his second technical in the third quarter after having some added words with the officials. His actions could result in a fine and a possible suspension.

His double-digit rebounding streak also ended at 18 games. He finished with four points, four rebounds, two assists and one steal while logging 19 minutes of game action before getting tossed. He has averaged 9.8 points, 10.0 rebounds and 5.8 assists over his last five games.

NBA reveals All-Star reserves


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/30/2014) The NBA announced the reserves for this year's All-Star game Thursday on TNT.

Hawks forward Paul Millsap, Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan and Wizards guard John Wall are among the new faces in the Eastern Conference roster, each making their first career appearance. They'll be joined by Heat forward Chris Bosh (9th), Pacers center Roy Hibbert (2nd), Nets guard Joe Johnson (7th) and Bulls center Joakim Noah (2nd).

In the Western Conference, the only newcomer announced was second-year guard Damian Lillard from the Trail Blazers. He will be joined by his fellow Portland teammate LaMarcus Aldridge (3rd), Rockets guard James Harden (2nd), Rockets center Dwight Howard (8th), Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki (12th), Spurs guard Tony Parker (6th) and Clippers guard Chris Paul (7th).

Joakim Noah flirts with triple-double again


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(1/30/2014) Bulls center Joakim Noah was back on the floor Wednesday against the Spurs, and he showed no signs of lingering effects from the illness that kept him out of the team's previous game.

Noah played 40 minutes in his return, and was his typically terrific self in victory. He scored just 10 points on 5 of 12 shooting, but was within spitting distance of a triple-double yet again, snagging 10 rebounds and eight assists. He also added four blocks, and turned the ball over just twice in a 96-86 win.

Noah got off to a somewhat slow start to the season, but has been tremendous over the last month. He finishes the month of January averaging 13.6 points, 14.2 rebounds and 5.8 assists per game.