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“You’re not gonna out-celebrate me.” Those are words from Joakim Noah during the 2011-12 season, and he put an enthusiastic celebration on full display after scoring a go-ahead goal in the Steve Nash Showdown soccer match on June 27 in NYC.
h/t Trey Kerby of TBJ
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Steve Nash recently held a charity soccer game that involved several well-known athletes, including fellow NBA star Joakim Noah of the Chicago Bulls. Noah wound up scoring the game’s winning goal in the closing minutes, prompting him to celebrate like he just won the NBA Championship. Typical Joakim. [Barstool] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Chicago Bulls big man Joakim Noah is a high energy guy. He scored the game winning goal at Steve Nash’s soccer Showdown, and kind of spazzed out. The event was hosted by Steve Nash, with all proceeds benefiting the Steve Nash Foundation. This is an annual event put on by Nash in order to raise funds for critical needs services for children.-TO
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