Center Joakim Noah's status for the Chicago Bulls' first-round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets is in question because of his injured right foot.
Noah did little in practice on Friday. He said he is not sure if he'll play in Game 1 at Brooklyn on Saturday, and coach Tom Thibodeau called him day to day for the series.
''It's really disappointing for me,'' Noah said. ''You work really hard in the summer and the season to be ready for situations like this, and just to be hurt is really disappointing. It is what it is. We fought hard to get here, and we're a very capable team. It's going to be an exciting series against Brooklyn.''
Noah battled plantar fasciitis in the past and the issue cropped up again this season, causing him to miss 15 games since the start of February.
He played about 14 minutes in each of the final two regular-season games after sitting out the previous four, and even if he does suit up, he sounded like he will be limited. Whether he plays or not, vete...