Ime Sunday Udoka is a Nigerian-American professional basketball coach and former player who is the head coach for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association.
He represented the Nigeria national team during his playing career.
Udoka started his professional basketball career by playing in the NBDL with the Charleston Lowgators who drafted him with 39th overall pick in the 2002 NBDL Draft.
He was called up to play with the Los Angeles Lakers on January 14, 2004, but was later waived. After a stint in Europe, he returned to the states and was once again drafted in NBDL.
This time he was drafted 3rd overall by Fort Worth Flyers in the 2005 NBDL Draft.
He averaged 17.1 points and 6.2 rebounds per game with the Flyers
Ime Udoka Wife: Who is Nia Long?
Is Ime Udoka married: Who is his wife?
Nia Talita Long is an American actress. She has received several accolades, including three NAACP Image Awards and a Black Reel Award.
Long was born in Brooklyn, New York City, to Talita Long, a teacher, and printmaker, and Doughtry Long, a high school teacher, and poet. Her mother is of Trinidadian descent.
She has an older half-sister, the actress, and comedian known as Sommore.
Long was two years old when her parents divorced. She accompanied her mother when she moved to Iowa City, Iowa, to study fine arts.
Her mother moved to South Los Angeles when Long was seven years old, as she planned to marry there. She and her fiancé called off the wedding, but Talita chose to stay in Los Angeles.
Long’s father resided in Trenton, New Jersey.
She was bused from South LA to Paseo Del Rey Elementary School in Playa Del Rey from 3rd grade through 6th grade and attended St. Mary’s Academy in Inglewood, California.
In addition to her academic classes, she studied ballet, tap, jazz, gymnastics, guitar, and acting. She graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles in 1989.