Ime Udoka Could Be Fired After ‘Untenable’ Situation with Boston Celtics

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Head coach Ime Udoka of the Boston Celtics reacts to a foul call on Grant Williams #12 during the third quarter against the Golden State Warriors

We are less than a week before the kick-off of most NBA training camps and with it quickly approaching, major news dropped about the Boston Celtics possibly suspending their head coach, Ime Udoka, for the entirety of the 2022-23 NBA Season. At first, the details of the reasoning behind the suspension were unknown and cited as a violation to organization rules. However, Shams Charania of The Athletic released more details via Twitter that the suspension involved “an improper intimate and consensual relationship with a female member of the team staff.” 

After a day of speculation, it was revealed that the head coach would in fact be suspended for the entire upcoming season. The Celtics shared the news via a press release on their official Twitter account at 9:23 pm on September 22. 

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