Joakim Noah reportedly hopeful he will play this season

Joakim Noah
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Joakim Noah hopes he will make his return to the NBA this season, according to Sean Deveney of Heavy.com.

Noah suffered an injury in September and did not work out with the LA Clippers during the training camp. However, he is now healthy and hopes he will sign with a contender.

“A source told Heavy.com that Noah is, “100 percent, he has been working on maintaining his conditioning and is hopeful that he’ll play this season,” Deveney reports.

Noah was drafted out of the University of Florida in 2007 and has played for three different teams. The 34-year-old center averaged 8.8 points and 9.1 rebounds in his career.