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Noah appeared to re-injure his foot during Game 1 on Saturday night, but will apparently give it a go on Monday
Even with a plantar fasciitis injury that appeared to act up in the 2nd half of the Nets' playoff Game 1 win over the Bulls two days ago, Chicago center Joakim Noah will try to play in Game 2 tonight, but will be on a "minutes limit", according to his coach Tom Thibodeau. After 13 mainly ineffective minutes on Saturday at the Barclays Center, Noah immediately said that he would play in the series' 2nd game, but it's anyone's guess how effective he'll be.
From Noah, via the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, regarding the center's injury: "I'm all right."
"Um, everything [hurts]. Just a lot of ice...stretching, massage, accupuncture."
Noah will clearly be hamstrung in terms of how much he will be able to contribute to the Bulls this evening, but his mere presence is intimidat...
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Joakim Noah, against most reports stating the opposite, played on Saturday night for the Bulls, but was ineffective as he dealt with a bum foot. A big question for Game 2 of this series is how the injured Noah will play
When: 8:00 PM; Monday, April 22nd, 2013
Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY
Odds are that, tonight, the Nets won'...
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The Brooklyn Nets C.J. Watson accounted for 10 of the teams 82 points in their Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls on Monday.
Three of them happened to be prettier than the rest as Watson nailed a three point buzzer beater to end the first half.
The story of the evening was Joakim Noah’s courageous performance despite his foot injury.
Noah chipped in nine fourth quarter points...
I wonder does the fan know that Robinson plays for the Bulls now?
I am just at a loss of words, I have no explanation.
Bulls backup point guard, Nate Robinson, who was signed to replace former backup, C.J. Watson who was waived last summer, says their is mutual animosity between the two guards who are matched up with one another in the first round Bulls-Nets series.
According to ESPN Chicago:
“We’re just competitors,” Robinson said Monday after helping the Bulls even their Eastern Conference...
No more excuses. The time for Derrick Rose to stand up and come forward is right now.
That became self-evident Saturday night, when a Chicago Bulls team lacking its star player and worn weary by a season without him was utterly overwhelmed by the Brooklyn Nets, 106-89, in the opener of their seven-game series.
So much wrong with this Bulls team was on display. Head coach Tom Thibodeau...
The Chicago Bulls put together a couple of rallies while taking three of four from the Brooklyn Nets during the regular season.
There was no chance for any comeback on Saturday. Not with the defense lacking and Joakim Noah limping.
The top-seeded team in the Eastern Conference the past two seasons, the Bulls failed to match the Nets' energy and trailed by as many as 28 points...
What a weird coincidence, two losing teams sharing a hotel.
Boston.com reported that the Chicago Bulls and the Boston Celtics shared the same hotel last weekend after they both got beat in their game 1's of their series.
‘‘This was a quiet, dark hotel last night. The New York-area teams didn’t treat the guests very well,’’ Celtics coach Doc Rivers said Sunday.
With Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah likely out due to injury, Luol Deng will be leading the way for the Bulls on Brooklyn this evening
Well, it's finally here. The playoff game the Nets have been waiting to play for nearly seven years now. And their opponent, the Chicago Bulls, are about as snake-bit by injuries as any team in the Eastern Conference...