Ime Sunday Udoka is a Nigerian-American professional basketball coach and former player who is the head coach for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. He represented.
What did Ime Udoka do to be suspended?
Udoka’s violation, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic, was having an “improper and consensual relationship” with a member of the Celtics’ staff. Udoka, 45, has been engaged to actress Nia Long since 2015.
This isn’t the first time an NBA team has had a reported affair scandal. Almost a year ago to the day, the Minnesota Timberwolves parted ways with their president of basketball operations, Glen Rosas, in part due to a “consensual and intimate relationship” he had with a member of the organization while being married. Rosas joined the team in 2019.
Udoka — who led the Celtics to the NBA Finals in his first season as the team’s head coach — isn’t in at risk of losing his job, but he will be disciplined by the team and the extent of that discipline could be revealed as soon as Thursday.