Found May 08, 2012 on Five Tool Tool:
10) Joakim Noah's tiki shell necklace really does bring out his eyes, but if the Brady Bunch is to be believed, is not bringing him good luck9) Leon Wood treated most of the first half as if blowing his referee whistle would cost him money, or make people look up his playing career8) Carlos Boozer spat his gum on the ball, which isn't a foul, but good God, it should be7) Taj Gibson and Elton Brand got to know each other on a nearly Biblical level on a double technical loose ball scramble6) The Sixers actually scored 26 points in the first half, and yet were still in the game, which shows you just how ugly this game was5) If Chicago is going to play with this kind of defensive intensity and referee cooperation, they can still beat anyone in the Association4) It's really obvious that Andre Igoudala's Achilles injury is having an impact, in that when he settles for a long jumper that won't go, it's done with resignation rather than misguided enthusiasm3) Taj Gib...

Bulls' Noah unlikely to play in Game 5

The Chicago Bulls are likely to be without their leading rebounder, Joakim Noah, again when they face the Philadelphia 76ers in Tuesday's Game 5. Noah, who missed Sunday's Game 4 with a sprained ankle sustained Friday, was still in a walking boot on Monday. Coach Tom Thibodeau said Noah is "most likely out" for Tuesday's game, a contest the Bulls must...

Report: Noah out for must-win Game 5

Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah upgraded from crutches to a walking boot Sunday but will not be available to play in Tuesday's must-win Game 5 against Philadelphia. Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau is calling Noah day-to-day but he still cannot put full weight on his severely sprained left ankle, which remains swollen, the Chicago Tribune reported. The Bulls have fallen behind 3...

Noah Experiencing Improvement In Ankle

Joakim Noah walked to the Bulls' locker room on Tuesday without wearing a brace, though he did have a slight limp.

Noah says he wants to play in Game 6, feels ready

Nothing has seemed to go the Bulls way during te first round of the playoffs.  Of course starting with the loss of the reigning MVP in Derrick Rose, but also the injury to Joakim Noah.  Noah, who is one of the Bulls best players, went down in game 3 after he stepped on the foot [...]

Thibodeau: Noah is 'game-time decision'

Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau says center Joakim Noah is a ''game-time decision'' for Tuesday's playoff game against the Philadelphia 76ers because of a sprained left ankle. The Bulls trail 3-1 in this first-round series and are trying to avoid becoming just the fifth top seed to lose to an eighth seed. They will almost certainly again be without Noah, who...

Bulls announcer Chuck Swirsky takes on Philly fans

The latest in a long line of Philly Fans vs The World came in Game 3 of the Sixers-Bulls series.  Bulls center Joakim Noah led the fast break himself, but lost his footing and went down with a nasty looking ankle injury.  With Noah writhing on the floor in agony, Philly fans did the compassionate thing and cheered the injury.  Give them a little credit, at least they didn'...

The Bulls’ Hopes Rest With This Guy

Down 3-1 to the Sixers in the first round of the NBA playoffs, the Bulls got bad news when they found out that Joakim Noah probably won’t play in game five. Is that news really all that bad though? I think I’d rather lose then play with Noah anyway.

The 76ers drown the Bulls playoff hopes

It came down to the end of the game. One Philadelphia 76er hit a free throw to end the game and series. That one shot sent the Chicago Bulls home for the rest of the season. Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose are probably devastated right now.

Sixers now the “hot” team in Philly

Great free-throw line percentage, grabbing balls off the floor and beating the opposition to the basket. The Bulls. Nope. The Sixers. Go figure. With the Flyers on the ropes and the Phillies near .500, the Sixers are now the hot team. The Sixers grabbed a 89-82 win over the Bulls to grab a 3-1 NBA opening round lead. If the Sixers win Tuesday night, it was be the first time since...

Philadelphia State Of Mind

The Philadelphia 76ers have gone from being one of the darlings of the Eastern Conference to a team clinging to the #8 seed in the East all within a matter of a few months. Earlier on in the season, people were talking about the 76ers being a dark horse to maybe make a run in the playoffs and win the Eastern Conference if the stars aligned for them. But since then, talks of that...
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