Wednesday Stray Cast: Noah

It only seems apt to run the Stray Cast here.

Afterall, this Web log is named for the Stray Cast, which has snapped off the end of the outdoors column in the Sun-Times on Wednesdays since April 2, 2003.

Here’s today’s:

A couple of seasons ago, the thought of Joakim Noah being a key player on the Bulls seemed as likely as the Chicago River becoming a fishing destination.

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