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Report: Knicks C Joakim Noah has torn left rotator cuff, will need surgery and rehab

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NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 02: Joakim Noah #13 of the New York Knicks walks off the court after the game against the Orlando Magic at Madison Square Garden on January 2, 2017 in New York City.The Orlando Magic defeated the New York Knicks 115-103. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

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New York Knicks center Joakim Noah will need surgery to repair a torn left rotator cuff. The former Chicago Bull star has months of recovery ahead of him, according to a report from Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski.

Noah, 32, played in 46 games for the Knicks this season, averaging 5 points, 8.7 rebounds, and 2.2 assists per-game.

The Knicks big man was suspended for 20 games, effectively ending his season, back in March.

Noah also had knee surgery earlier in 2017, and his left shoulder is one he’s injured before.

Meanwhile, Noah still has three full seasons left on a 4-year, $72 million deal he signed in 2016.