With Derrick Rose out recovering from an ACL injury, every member of the Bulls needs to step up in his absence. Joakim Noah understands this and is having the best season of his career so far. Noah is not known for his offensive skills, but this season, he has shown much improvement in that area. Averaging a career-high 15.0 points, Noah is just behind Luol Deng in scoring for the Bulls. He has also shown more confidence in his “tornado” jump shot, which has been pretty effective thus far. Noah is also leading the team in field goal percentage at 50%. This new-found improvement is likely a result of Noah’s off-season workouts with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Whether it truly is or not, it is great to see Noah flourish offensively...
Mike DiNovo-US PRESSWIRE