‘It’s been hell for us’: Ime Udoka put Boston Celtics in no-win situation

BOSTON — After the Boston Celtics launched an investigation into their head coach and before he was as a result of their findings, Ime Udoka met with reigning Defensive Player of the Year and “a couple” of his teammates in Los Angeles to discuss their championship pursuit. “That’s why it seems so off guard to … Read more

Celtics: Investigation of Udoka found multiple violations of team policy

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. The for the 2022-23 NBA season came after an investigation by an outside law firm found he had a “volume of violations” of team policy, Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck said on Friday, adding he stood by the punishment. … Read more

Brad Stevens: Women were ‘dragged unfairly’ into Ime Udoka situation

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on president of basketball operations Brad Stevens didn’t mince words while addressing speculation around the controversy. Stevens and team owner Wyc Grousbeck represented the Celtics in Friday’s press conference addressing for violating organizational guidelines. Udoka, according … Read more

Shrouding Ime Udoka’s suspension in mystery is unsustainable for Celtics

BOSTON — If we learned anything from Friday’s news conference with managing partner Wyc Grousbeck and president of basketball operations Brad Stevens, it’s that the situation involving head coach Ime Udoka is an untenable one that cannot be swept under the rug with a one-year suspension. Amid reports of an alleged “” and accusations of … Read more

Celtics’ Brad Stevens Blasts Social Media for Speculating About Women in Alleged Ime Udoka Affair

exec Brad Stevens called out social media users for their attempts to “unfairly” identify female staffers who may have been involved with head coach Ime Udoka, after he was suspended for the upcoming season for . Udoka’s suspension comes after sources told PEOPLE the 45-year-old  with a woman on the team’s staff. Udoka has been … Read more

Nia Long focusing ‘on my children’ amid fiancé Ime Udoka’s affair, suspension

Actress Nia Long was apparently blindsided by news of fiancé Ime Udoka’s affair. Udoka, who was gearing up for his second season as the head coach of the Boston Celtics, with a female member of the team staff. The woman allegedly accused Udoka of making unwanted comments toward her, which led to an . “The … Read more

Who is Ime Udoka, the Boston Celtics head coach suspended for the 2022-23 season?

coach Ime Udoka  for allegedly having a consensual relationship with a female Celtics staffer. The Celtics said Thursday that Udoka was suspended, effective immediately, for “violations of team policies” and that “a decision about his future with the Celtics beyond this season will be made at a later date.” Last season with the Celtics was Udoka’s … Read more

Boston Celtics suspend coach Ime Udoka for 2022-23 season for ‘violations of team policies’

The on Thursday suspended head coach Ime Udoka for the 2022-23 season for “violations of team policies,” according to . “A decision about his future with the Celtics beyond this season will be made at a later date,” the Celtics said in a statement. “The suspension takes effect immediately.” Udoka had an consensual relationship with … Read more

Boston Celtics suspend head coach Ime Udoka for entire 2022-23 NBA season

The Boston Celtics have suspended second-year head coach Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season for violations of the team’s code of conduct, the organization announced on Thursday night. Assistant coach Joe Mazzulla will serve as the team’s interim head coach in Udoka’s absence, . A decision about Udoka’s longterm future with the team … Read more

Get to know Joe Mazzulla, Celtics’ expected interim head coach after Ime Udoka suspension

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on For the second time in as many seasons, the will have a new head coach on the sideline. for violating team policy after having a consensual relationship with a female Celtics staffer that violated team … Read more