Not laying off the boos

Bulls fans -- not teammates -- growing impatient with Carlos Boozer and his turf toe

Updated: May 5, 2011, 9:28 AM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Taj Gibson's popularity is soaring in Chicago, and it had little to do with his monster two-point, five-rebound game Wednesday night.

When Gibson replaces Carlos Boozer, the home crowd has started to respond with applause. It's certainly not for Boozer's contributions.

It's Boo season in Chicago, and Joakim Noah, for one, knows they're not chanting "Booz!"

"Sometimes our home crowd is a tough game to play," Noah said pointedly after the Chicago Bulls' ...

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