Thibs: Jo will play through sprained thumb tonight, participated in shootaround.
ESPN Chicago "Joakim Noah wants a ring. To achieve that goal, he wants Carmelo Anthony on the Chicago Bulls. That's why Noah, Chicago's center, approached Anthony over All-Star Weekend about joining the Bulls, according to sources with knowledge of the conversation. The sources said Noah told Anthony..." March 07
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah racked up his second triple-double in three games in Wednesday night's win over the Detroit Pistons, but he also injured his right thumb in the process and left the Palace of Auburn Hills wearing a protective brace. The reason this injury has to be particularly..." March 06
ESPN Chicago "Should Joakim Noah be considered in the MVP conversation? The mere fact that Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau entertained that question before Monday's game shows how much Noah's game has developed over the last two seasons, especially this one. With LeBron James and Kevin Durant playing at their..." March 05
NBA.com "It was the highest ever scoring NBA All-Star game, a 163-155 dunk-a-thon in New Orleans Sunday won by the Eastern Conference. Cleveland’s Kyrie Irving was named MVP with 31 points and 14 assists while Carmelo Anthony made a record eight three pointers and scored 30 points as the East rallied..." February 17
Sporting News "Chicago Bulls guard Joakim Noah has been fined $15,000 for the verbal abuse he levied against NBA officials after being ejected from a 99-70 loss to the Sacramento Kings. Noah did not agree with a foul call in third quarter and reacted violently, screaming profanities at officials all the way..." February 04
ESPN.com "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, automatically ejected in the third quarter after picking up his second technical foul of the game, unleashed a burst of invective anger on the three referees nearby, individually pointing at each and screaming "F--- you!" before being escorted off the floor Monday..." February 04
CBSSports.com "When Luol Deng was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah was silent about the deal. In fact, he hadn't talked to the media at all in the aftermath of the trade until Saturday. Deng was one of Noah's closest friends on the team and he definitely took the news of the..." January 12
Chicago Tribune "Another day, another media blow-off by Joakim Noah, who has not spoken publicly since the Bulls traded his friend and former teammate, Luol Deng, to Cleveland. It was believed that he would address the media – all of four Chicago-based reporters – after the Bulls’ Friday morning shootaround at..." January 11
Yahoo! Sports "Nobody on the Chicago Bulls was happy about the Luol Deng trade. Even the most ardent of Bulls salary capologists couldn’t have easily stomached a deal that sent away a two-time reining All-Star for no immediate rotation help, no likely first round draft picks (unless you’re really bullish on the..." January 10
CSN Chicago "Joakim Noah admitted that his near triple-double wasn’t deserving of being the legitimate feat in Thursday night’s 94-82 Bulls’ victory over the Celtics at the United Center. The All-Star center finished with 17 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists, one dish shy of recording his fourth career..." January 03
Noah will play tonight. Deng went through most of shootaround. He is a game time decision tonight.
CBSSports.com "Joakim Noah knows he made a mistake going into the Thunder's locker room following Thursday night's game in Oklahoma City. Via ESPN Chicago, Noah admitted on Saturday that he messed up, but also made sure to take a little jab at Kendrick Perkins. "We don't have to talk about this anymore,"..." December 22
CBSSports.com "The locker room is a sacred place for a professional athlete. And it has imaginary lines that are not to be crossed. Following the Thunder's 107-95 win over the Bulls on Thursday, during interviews in the OKC locker room, Bulls center Joakim Noah was paying a visit to former teammate Thabo..." December 20
CSN Chicago "Joakim Noah missed Tuesday night’s 78-74 loss to the Bucks at the United Center with what he confirmed as a right-knee injury, though the Bulls initially called it a thigh bruise. The All-Star center suffered the injury “three or four games ago,” Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau said..." December 11
Joakim Noah will face the Knicks tonight, while Luol Deng & Jimmy Butler are out. #CHIvsNYK
Noah out with bruised right thigh.
Hinrich said he's playing vs. Heat. Thibodeau wouldn't say whether Noah starts or not.
Noah said he's "100 percent" sure he's playing vs. Heat.
Chicago Tribune "At the start of training camp Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau pointed to Wednesday night. The Bulls’ late tipoff against the Western Conference powerhouse Thunder marked the next-to-last exhibition a game in which Thibodeau said that starters would play regular-season minutes and the rotation would..." October 24
Thibodeau on Noah's game conditioning: "It's not very good." #Bulls
Thibs says the Bulls are shutting Noah down for a week. His groin is still bothering him.
Chicago Tribune "After using Wednesday's light practice to acclimate themselves after the 10-hour flight from Chicago the Bulls went harder Thursday at the Flamengo Basketball Club. Still though coach Tom Thibodeau said the team did little contact which places Joakim Noah's chances to make his preseason debut..." October 11
Chicago Tribune "A mild groin injury will keep Joakim Noah out of Saturday's exhibition opener in Indiana and likely Monday's second contest in St. Louis against the Grizzlies. But Noah still can't escape talk about his feet which have been plagued by plantar fasciitis in two of his previous four..." October 05
CBSSports.com "The big news in Saturday's preseason game between the Bulls and Pacers is of course the return of Derrick Rose after nearly an 18-month absence. But while Rose is coming back another Bull won't be playing in Indianapolis or for a while. Joakim Noah is going to miss some time. Even with it being..." October 04
Chicago Tribune "Kirk Hinrich and Joakim Noah missed Wednesday's practice with what Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau termed "overall soreness." Asked if Noah had suffered a relapse of the plantar fasciitis that has plagued him two of the last four seasons Thibodeau said no. "It's his body" he said. The absences..." October 03
Pro Basketball Talk "Joakim Noah says right now he feels no pain in his foot no plantar fasciitis. That despite a summer where he worked out plenty even training with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. His foot feels fine. If the Bulls are going to be the contenders they think they are Noah still has to be fine in April and May..." September 27
ESPN.com "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, who was plagued by plantar fasciitis in his right foot at the end of last season, says he’ll be ready to play by the start of the 2013-14 campaign. “My foot feels a lot better, but I still have a lot of work to do,” Noah told ESPN NewYork.com Wednesday at the..." June 28
NBA.com "Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen and Miami Heat forward LeBron James, winner of the 2012-13 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award, headline the 2012-13 NBA All-Defensive First Team, the NBA announced today. Allen totaled 53 points overall and James tallied 52. Each player received 25 First Team..." May 13
ESPN.com "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah had an impassioned message for critics of teammate Derrick Rose after the Bulls' impressive 93-86 win over the Miami Heat on Monday night. Noah took a question regarding how much pride he and his team feel being able to win without Rose while so many pundits..." May 07
CSN Chicago "“It's always tough before the game. Once it starts, they're feeling it, too,” Joakim Noah said. “They bleed just like us.” The All-Star center made that statement after playing nearly 39 minutes in Saturday afternoon’s 142-134 triple-overtime win over the Nets at the United Center, which gave..." April 28
Noah doing all right. Thibs expects same amount of minutes. Likely 20-25. DRose officially ruled out.
CSN Chicago "A sight for sore eyes it wasn’t, but the grind-it-out nature of Monday night’s Game 2 of the Bulls-Nets first-round playoff series at the Barclays Center was right up the alley of the visitors from the Windy City. After a dreadful Game 1 outing Saturday, the Bulls roared back, as a collective..." April 23
North Jersey "Joakim Noah sauntered slowly up the stairs toward the postgame podium, bracing his 6-foot-11 frame on the metal banister to his right as he made his final ascent. The Bulls' center played 29 more seconds than team doctors told his coach he should have in just his fourth game back from planter..." April 23
Chicago Tribune "The criticism flew fast and furious, the obituaries started to take shape and the Bulls reacted the way they often do when faced with adversity. They looked inward. They challenged themselves to play with more intensity and aggression. And they didn’t just circle the wagons; they walled off the..." April 23
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says Joakim Noah (foot) will be on a minutes limit tonight: between 20-25. Noah will start.
New York Post "Chicago was hoping for a big break in Game 1 of the first round against the Nets with the return of All-Star center Joakim Noah, but all it got was a big tease. Noah, who missed 12 of the Bulls’ final 15 games while battling plantar fasciitis, was inserted into the starting lineup at the last..." April 21
Hearing Noah plans to warm up and try to give it a go tonight. Thibodeau will talk in about 30 minutes.
Noah warmed up before shootaround. Thibodeau called him gametime but said he doesn't "want him out there if he's injured." #Bulls
ESPN.com "Despite seeing action in each of the final two games of the regular season, Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah still is in danger of missing all or part of the opening round of the NBA playoffs. Coach Tom Thibodeau is planning on having Noah available for the first-round series that begins..." April 19
RT @nickfriedell: Noah says he had a setback. His foot is killing him. Sounds very doubtful for tomorrow and the next few days.
Chicago Tribune "An extremely downcast Joakim Noah wouldn't rule himself out for Saturday's playoff opener in Brooklyn against the Nets. But if the Chicago Bulls' center can play at all, he will be extremely limited from plantar fasciitis in his right foot. "It’s really disappointing for me," Noah said..." April 19
Joakim Noah and LeBron foil Taj Gibson out today for Bulls, with Rip Hamilton suspended.
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman admitted Thursday that Joakim Noah's plantar fasciitis in his right foot is a problem that's likely to linger into the playoffs. "The concern now is more short-term," Forman said on "The Waddle & Silvy Show" on ESPN 1000. "I think this is the type of..." April 12
Chicago Tribune "There will be no surprises for the Bulls Friday night as they complete a back-to-back against the Toronto Raptors. Coach Tom Thibodeau said big men Joakim Noah (foot) and Taj Gibson (knee) will continue to be sidelined with injuries. Thibodeau expects to have both back soon. Derrick Rose..." April 12
Thibodeau said Noah, Gibson, Rose are out. Deng is gametime, did shootaround.
Chicago Tribune "Add cortisone shot to the list of treatments Joakim Noah has attempted to quell his nagging plantar fasciitis. The Bulls' center, who also has tried platelet rich plasma injections, sleeping in a splint and — three seasons ago — shock wave therapy, received the shot Monday night in an attempt..." April 10
Chicago Tribune "Late Sunday in Auburn Hills, Mich., after playing 22 minutes in his first action after missing eight games with plantar fasciitis in his right foot, Joakim Noah admitted he'd have to play through the condition the remainder of the season. Noah wasn't kidding. Coach Tom Thibodeau said Noah..." April 08