A Glance at the Relationship Timeline of Nia Long and Fiance Ime Udoka!

A Glance at the Relationship Timeline of Nia Long and Fiance Ime Udoka!
source: Boston
  • Nia Long and Ime Udoka’s relationship went through turmoil after he faced a suspension from the Celtics.
  • The actress came out after her fiance got suspended after an alleged affair with a staffer.
  • Learn about the relationship timeline of Nia Long and Ime Udoka.

It all began in 2010! Ime Udoka and Nia Long’s 12 years of love

Nigerian-American professional basketball coach Ime Udoka had an immediate spark when he met his lady love in Boston in 2010. The duo Nia Long and her beau were there for work but were set up by a mutual friend in February 2010.

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Ime Udoka and Nia Long’s relationship (source: New York Post)

The Fatal Affair actress was dating Udoka, then a basketball player with the Sacramento Kings shortly after they interacted. They could have never thought back then that they would raise a blended family with a blind date.

Their first meeting in Boston was amazing. The former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air actress and her boyfriend had their first date in the hotel lobby. They also went to an Italian restaurant in the North End of Boston for their first dining after their loved-filled conversation.

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How many kids do Nia and Ime Udoka have?

Nia Long, 51, the fiance of recently suspended head coach of Boston Celtics, Ime Udoka shares one son. The couple who confirmed their engagement on May 26, 2015, are proud parents to a son, Kez Udoka born on November 7, 2011.

Nia was so obsessed to get Pregnant that she also asked God for her pregnancy as she revealed her secret in October 2011 after conceiving the long-awaited pregnancy stating,

“I honestly asked God for this. I remember I was driving home from the doctor, and I called Ime, and I was like, Babe, I’m really kind of sad right now … the doctor actually said if I wanted to have more children, it would be hard.”

Meanwhile, Nia Long is also a mother to a son, Massai Dorsey II, whom she shares with her former partner, actor Massai Dorsey.

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Ime Udoka and Nia Long kids (source: New York Post)

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What has Long said after her fiance’s cheating scandal and suspension?

It feels like just yesterday that Nia Long confessed that she was thankful for her fiance Ime Udoka to walk into her life. On the contrary less than 5 years he disappointed her with an alleged cheating scandal.

Nia Long had marked the memorable date June 28, 2021, when fiancé Ime Udoka became the head coach of the Boston Celtics as revealed on October 25, 2021. But not anymore, as he is suspended from the position after having affair with a teammate.

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Ime Udoka and Nia Long’s relationship after the cheating scandal (source: The Teal mango)

Love Jones and Soul Food star Nia Long are not doing fine. It’s after her baby father, Ime Udoka indulged in big cheating controversy and suspension while she said,

The outpouring of love and support from family, friends and the community during this difficult time means so much to me, I ask that my privacy be respected as I process the recent events. Above all, I am a mother and will continue to focus on my children.”

On asking Nia revealed that Ime Udoka’s NBA coaching career keeps their relationship exciting on  November 14, 2013, but at this peak point of his career he is pulled back. So what holds next for their relationship?

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