Joakim Noah's Evisceration Of The Knicks Was A Thing Of Beauty
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 3, 2014
Joakim Noah, on a tear lately, recorded his fifth career triple-double on the day. Noah isn’t known for his handle, and he’s over seven feet tall. Is Noah an All-NBA 1st Team selection so far this season? Currently, the Knicks are second to last in the league on defense, and it just keeps getting worse with each passing game. Noah also added two steals and two blocks for good measure, making him one of the frontrunners for an All-NBA 1st Team selection as he keeps Chicago competitive in lieu of D-Rose‘s second straight missed regular season. So when he grabs a long rebound and uses his high dribble to traverse the length of the court without anyone stepping in front of him, you know the Knicks are just as disorganized as ever: His rebound and coast-to-coast scamper for a layup in the first quarter highlights New York’s abysmal attempts at defense and offers a microcosm for their season.
GIF: Joakim Noah Goes Coast-To-Coast Against Sad Knicks Defense
The Knicks lost a Sunday matinee to the Bulls by 19, and just when Knicks fans think they’ve finally reached the bottom, they keep descending further into the depths of the Eastern Conference playoff rankings. Joakim Noah, on a tear lately, recorded his…