Ime Udoka Releases A Statement After Suspension And Cheating Allegations

September 23, 2022

Ime Udoka breaks his silence after it was revealed that he will be suspended for the entire 2022-2023 NBA season for having an affair with a female staffer. 

The statement was shared on social media via ESPN’s Malika Andrews’ Twitter account and said, “I want to apologize to our players, fans, the entire Celtics organization, and my family for letting them down.” 

He went on to say, “I am sorry for putting the team in this difficult situation, and I accept the team’s decision. Out of respect for everyone involved, I will have no further comment.” 

We reported that Udoka sent social media into an uproar not only for his suspension as the coach of the Boston Celtics but also because he cheated on his long-time fiancé, actress Nia Long. Here are some of the tweets below. 

Nia Long has not commented on this situation at the moment.