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Ime Udoka Discusses Working with Brad Stevens in Celtics’ Championship Quest

When Danny Ainge stepped down as the Celtics’ president of basketball operations after Boston got bounced out of the first round of the playoffs in five games by Brooklyn, it caught many off guard. Brad Stevens going from the Celtics’ head coach to his successor was even more surprising.

It also created the unusual and potentially uncomfortable dynamic of a new head coach coming into an environment where his predecessor was still hanging around.

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