When the news broke about Ime becoming head coach on June 23, it was Nia who began trending on social media as fans started an early celebration about her being in Boston.
Nia Long took to Instagram on Monday (June 28) to show Ime love as she wrote:
Today you are officially the Head Coach of the Boston @celtics big love to the entire staff for the warm welcome. I am beyond proud of this man. Expect great things because that’s what he does. ????????
See her original post below.
Nia also posted up in her Celtics jersey to represent the squad!
In a statement about his new head coach position, Ime Udoko said: