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
Thibodeau said Noah suffered setback, likely out vs. Raptors on Tues.
As of now, Bulls starting Robinson, Hinrich (but he's battling illness), Butler, Boozer, Noah. Belinelli, Noah will play limited minutes. Deng said he bruised his right hip in Wizards game, played through it and is sitting to get it right.
Noah and Belinelli improving according to Coach Thibs. Game time decision tonight
Thibodeau said he's "optimistic" about Noah, Belinelli playing vs. Pistons. Taj, Rip, DRose out.
Thibs says Taj is day to day. He will be reevaluated today. He won't play tonight. Jo and Marco are unlikely to play tonight.
ESPN Chicago "Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (plantar fasciitis) said he will miss his sixth straight game Tuesday against the Washington Wizards, and forward Marco Belinelli (ab strain) likely will be out as well. "Not yet," Noah said of his availability for Tuesday. "But soon, probably in the next couple..." April 02
Noah, Belinelli, Rose and Rip all out tonight.
Noah says he is not playing tonight. Belinelli says he is likely out as well. Nothing new with Rose. Thibs says his status is the same.
Noah and Belinelli are out tonight.
Thibodeau said Noah, Belinelli are out vs. Mavs. #Bulls
Chicago Sun-Times "Joakim Noah walked around the practice facility on Wednesday morning with a much less noticeable limp, but the plantar fasciitis in his right foot was troublesome enough to keep him out against the Miami Heat on Wednesday night. Shooting guard Marco Belinelli [abdominal strain], as well as Rip..." March 28
Noah, Belinelli out vs. Heat.
CSN Chicago "Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau didn’t reveal much about the state of his team’s walking wounded. “Let’s see: Kirk [Hinrich] is good, Jo[akim Noah's] feeling a little better, Marco [Belinelli's] a little better — that’s about it. Taj [Gibson] is good,” he said after Tuesday afternoon’s practice..." March 27
Chicago Tribune "Joakim Noah and Marco Belinelli participated in portions of Tuesday's practice at the Berto Center, and Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau called them game-time decisions for Wednesday's showdown against the Miami Heat. Noah has missed the last two games with a recurrence of plantar fasciitis in..." March 27
Noah, Belinelli did a little more in practice. Gametime decisions vs. Heat.