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Ime Udoka

By Michelle

September 24,2022

Udoka was born in Portland, Oregon on August 9, 1977. He attended Portland's Jefferson High School.

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Ime Sunday Udoka is a Nigerian-American professional basketball coach and former player.


He is the head coach for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA).


Udoka played for Utah State University Eastern and the University of San Francisco.

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On November 24, 2010, Udoka rejoined the Spurs, but he was waived on January 5, 2011 after playing only 20 games.

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On December 15, 2011, Udoka signed with the New Jersey Nets.

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In January 2012, Udoka signed with UCAM Murcia of the Spanish Liga ACB.


On October 30, 2020, the Brooklyn Nets hired Udoka as an assistant coach.


Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka facing season-long suspension for relationship with member of franchise's staff.

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