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Joakim Noah

Joakim Noah
NameJoakim Noah
Height Ft6
Height In11
Weight Lb232
TeamChicago Bulls
Birth DateFebruary 25, 1985(age 32)
Birth PlaceNew York City
High SchoolUnited Nations International School
Poly Prep Country Day School
The Lawrenceville School
CollegeFlorida (2004 2007)
Draft Year2007
Draft Round1
Draft Pick9
Draft TeamChicago Bulls
Career Start2007
Years12007 present
Team1Chicago Bulls
Highlights * 2× NCAA Championship (2006, 2007) * NCAA Final Four MOP (2006) * Second-team All-American (2007) * All-Defensive Second Team ( )

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Joakim Simon Noah ( or 'JO-a-kim') (born February 25, 1985) is a professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA) with American, Swedish and French citizenship. Born in New York City, he played college basketball for the University of Florida from 2004 to 2007, and was a key member of the Florida Gators' starting five that won two consecutive NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournaments in 2006 and 2007. In 2007, the Chicago Bulls selected Noah in the first round (ninth pick overall) in the 2007 NBA Draft. He is the son of Yannick Noah, a French former professional tennis player.

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