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Dentist appointments and ‘70s pickup games helped lead Joakim Noah to Phil Jackson

It always comes down to dentistry, doesn’t it? Knicks team president Phil Jackson and recently-acquired center Joakim Noah are both men of the world, known almost as much for their varied interests outside of basketball as they are for their work on the court. If asked to guess the person who first introduced these two, a whole host of ideas come to mind: a Hopi medicine man, T. Bone Burnett, a Sherpa, super chef Bobby Flay, Burmese politician Aung San Suu Kyi. Perhaps the last person to come to mind would be Noah’s dentist. But it was indeed the 71-year-old Daniel Rudolph, D.D.S., who...
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Cleveland Cavaliers: Top 5 games to watch in 2016-17

Cleveland Cavaliers: Top 5 games to watch in 2016-17

Oct. 25 vs. New York: Rings, a banner, and Joakim Noah at The Q to witness it all. A great way to start the season.Nov. 3 vs. Boston: The first of four matchups against one of the top challengers in the East.Dec. 25 vs. Golden State: Hopefully Steph Curry won't be giving out mouth guards like he did in Game 6 of the Finals.

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