Mini-Profile: Joakim Noah

Chicago's 2013 All-Star Joakim Noah

Chicago’s 2013 All-Star Joakim Noah

Next up in the Mini-Profile series is Chicago Bulls’ Joakim Noah who recently played in the NBA All-Star Game. 

Twitter: @JoakimNoah

Bio:

Age- 27 (25/02/85)

Position- Centre

Height- 6’11″

Nationality- French/American

Previous Teams- Chicago Bulls (2007-present)

Season Highs:

Points- 30 (v Detroit 07/12/12)

Rebounds- 23 (v Detroit 07/12/12)

Assists- 10 (v Boston 18/12/12 & v Washington 26/01/13)

Blocks- 6 (v LA Lakers 21/01/13)

20+ Points- 5 (Most recent v Philadelphia 21/12/12)

10+ Rebounds- 34 (Most recent v New Orleans 19/02/13)

Double-Doubles- 26 (Most notable  30pts, 23rbs v Detroit 07/12/12)

Triple-Doubles- 1 (v Boston 18/12/12)

Career Highs:

Points- 30 (v Detroit 07/12/12)

Points Per Game Average- 11.8 (Chicago Bulls 2012-13*)

Rebounds- 23 (v Detroit 07/12/12)

Assists- 10 (on three occasions)

Blocks- 8 (v Minnesota 25/01/09)

Honours:

NBA All-Star 2013

NBA All-Defensive Second Team 2011

9th Pick in 2007 NBA Draft

2011 EuroBasket Silver Medallist (France)

Did You Know:

Joakim Noah has never scored a 3-pointer in the NBA.

* as of 20th February after Bulls’ win over New Orleans

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