Bulls’ Joakim Noah out for about a week
Joakim Noah will not play Friday night against the Indiana Pacers, and Jimmy Butler is a game-time decision, Coach Tom Thibodeau announced on Twitter Friday morning.
According to a tweet from the Chicago Bulls account, Noah will be “shut down for about a week, according to the coach.
Thibodeau says Noah is still feeling soreness from a groin injury, and will be out for a week or so.
Noah fought through the injury in his preseason debut on Thursday, but missed the first three preseason games.