Yannick Noah


As much as his family, which was sitting in the front row at Monday’s press conference, means to Joakim Noah, it was only fitting that he dedicated his NBA Defensive Player of the Year award


As much fun as Joakim Noah had Sunday afternoon while the Bulls beat the Heat in overtime, the All-Star center might have had an even better time Saturday afternoon just blocks from the Unit


Joakim Noah's father, Yannick Noah, was in attendance for Sunday's game and was interviewed during the nationally-televised broadcast.


If anybody ever wondered where Joakim Noah gets his fire and passion, the mystery has been solved.


DEERFIELD, Ill.—To the casual observer, Joakim Noah is a lot of things, many of them positive—unless you’re a fan of an opposing team.