Ime Udoka is one of the renowned names in the world of basketball. He is widely admired for his contribution in the game of basketball. He is super quick and super precise. His outstanding game was a huge nightmare for his opponents. He shined in each game that he played for his teams. Currently, he retired from his professional basketball game and he served as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association. He also played internationally with the Nigerian national basketball team.
Ime Udoka was born on August 9, 1977. Portland, Oregon, United States was his birthplace. He belongs to nationality Nigerian-American and his ethnicity is a black. He has siblings whose name is Mfon Udoka. Vitalis Udoka is his parents and he has made his parents very proud of his outstanding career and hard work.
He attended Portland’s Jefferson High School before transferred to Portland State University where he starred for the Vikings.
Ime Udoka began his professional basketball career by playing in the NBDL with the Charleston Lowgators who drafted him with 39th overall pick in 2002. As a player, he played for Los Angeles Lakers, Gran Canaria (Spain), JA Vichy (France), New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers, San Antonio Spurs, Sacramento Kings.
Udoka also played for UCAM Murcia (Spain). He will however always memorize by his fans for his outstanding contributions to a team called San Antonio Spurs and he is still serving in the team as an assistant coach. He proved himself and won NBA championship as an assistant coach.
His personal life is as smooth as silk. There are not any ups downs in his personal life. He has been dating his beautiful girlfriend Nia Long from the year 2010 and after 7 years of their relationship, the couple is still going very strong in their relationship. They both are busy in their career. They have not decided to get married. However, the couple is currently engaged with each other since May 2015.
They together have a son and his name is Kez Sunday Udoka. He is a responsible towards his girlfriend and his children. Their relationship is depending on mutual trust and understanding. He is straight by his sexuality. Nia also has a 12 years son from her previous relationship.
Ime Udoka is a perfect athlete and undoubtedly he has a great personality. He has an amazing height of 6 feet and 6 inches and his weight is around 98 kg. He is also available on social networking sites. People and his fans followed him on Twitter.
His salary has helped him to maintain a pretty amount of bank balance. His salary as a player was $3.9 million and his estimated net worth is $11.5 million.