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Boston Celtics head coach Ime Udoka could face a “significant suspension” for violating organizational guidelines.
It has not been specified what violation occurred, but ESPN reports that the “possible disciplinary action” is being discussed by the Celtics.
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ESPN also noted that Udoka is not at risk of losing his job, but a suspension is imminent and could be announced as early as Thursday.
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In his first season with the Celtics last year, Udoka led Boston to the Eastern Conference Finals, where his team defeated the Miami Heat to make a trip to the NBA Finals. The Golden State Warriors would eventually win.
The Celtics entered the playoffs as the runner-up in the Eastern Conference, 51-31.
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Udoka became the fifth coach in the past 25 years to reach the final in his first year as head coach.