Nia Long’s fiancé Ime Udoka speaks after being suspended as a coach

Im Odoka on the bench.

The professional basketball coach who was engaged to the actress Nia Long Since 2015, he has been suspended from his role as coach of the Boston Celtics announce On September 22.

A Celtics statement said Odoka was suspended for the 2022-2023 season, with immediate effect, due to “violations of team policies”. “A decision on his future with the Celtics after this season will be made at a later time,” she added.

After the news, Udoka gave a statement For an ESPN reporter Malika Andrews To address the situation and take accountability.

“I want to apologize to our players, fans, the entire Celtics organization and my family for letting them down,” he said. “I am sorry to put the team in this difficult situation, and I accept the team’s decision.”

His letter concluded, “Out of respect for all concerned, I will have no further comment.”

Prior to joining the Celtics last year, he trained with the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers and San Antonio Spurs.

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