Joakim Noah Better Than Carmelo Anthony?

September 13th, 2010 by Gabriel de Jesus Leave a reply »

Wait... wait... before hitting me over the head with a shovel for that seemingly idiotic proclamation, let me explain myself.

No, I don't believe that as of right now Joakim Noah is more talented than Carmelo Anthony. But I do believe that Noah is better than Anthony…

…for the Bulls.

Anthony is no doubt one of the most prolific scorers in the NBA and has the talents to make any team a playoff contender. But to my judgment, Noah could offer more to the Bulls than Anthony can.

The game of basketball is determined by more than just points. And as we witnessed—no pun intended—in last season's playoffs, games weren't determined by superstars and scorers, they were determined by hard-nosed defense and a hefty portion of resolve.

The Bucks showed a glimpse of this, nearly taking out the favored Atlanta Hawks and without their starting center, Andrew Bogut.

The Celtics were the epitome of this nitty-gritty approach, going all the way to the Fi ...

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