After months of uncertainty, Nia Long and Ime Udoka have officially ended their relationship. The pair, who got engaged in 2015, have been at odds for months after the Boston Celtics coach’s affair. People magazine reported on Dec. 6 that it was informed of the breakup by sources close to the former couple.
“The situation is unfortunate and painful, but Nia is focusing on her children and rebuilding her life,” they told the outlet.
Long has an adult son, Massai Dorsey II, from a previous relationship and a second son, Kez, with Udoka. Her rep was adamant the two are “no longer together but remain fully committed to co-parenting their son.”
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – FEBRUARY 17: Actress Nia Long (L) and her Husband Ime Udoka (R) attend the BET’s 2017 American Black Film Festival Honors Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 17, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic)
Udoka’s affair with a female co-worker violates the team’s policies, therefore he received a year-long suspension for the 2022-2023 basketball season. He addressed his actions in a statement during a press conference in September, as previously reported.
The 45-year-old said, “I want to apologize to our...