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It's really important to have balance, spend some time in nature, go to a few parties, enjoy my friends and really chill out. ---->>>

Being from New York, everybody's a point guard. Even when you play in the park, you've got to know how to handle the ball. If you can't handle the ball, you can't really play. ---->>>

I always give respect to and pay homage to New York, because I don't feel like I would be the player that I am today if it wasn't for New York City. It gives you a certain edge, a certain toughness just growing up in the city. ---->>>

Art is interesting because there can be so many different perspectives in a piece of art. The way I see it may be completely different than the way somebody else sees it. It's interesting to hear what somebody sees in a piece of art compared to somebody else. It could be completely different, and that's interesting to me. ---->>>

Throughout my journey in basketball, I always have someone to talk to in my father. I know how hard he had to work as an athlete. ---->>>

I go back to Africa every year. I have a home there. You know, my grandfather lives back there in Cameroon. ---->>>

I feel like when I play, I play tough. That's the New York in me. That's the street tournaments. ---->>>

All my best friends live downtown in New York City. I was made in Soho. ---->>>

I learned a lot from my father. I'm very lucky to have a father who was a professional athlete. ---->>>

I would go on summer vacations visiting family all over the world. ---->>>


Joakim Noah profile (joakim-noah.jpg)
Nationality: American
Born: 02-25, 1985
Occupation: Athlete

Joakim Simon Noah ( JOH-ə-kim; born February 25, 1985) is a professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in New York City to a Swedish mother and a French father, he holds American, Swedish and French citizenship. He played college basketball for the Florida Gators, winning back-to-back NCAA championships in 2006 and 2007 (wikipedia)