Celtics coach has COVID-19 breakthrough case

BOSTON — New Celtics coach Ime Udoka has a breakthrough case of COVID-19 and participated in the team’s media day on Monday through Zoom.

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Celtics spokesman Christian Megliola said the coach, who is vaccinated, was asymptomatic and on the last day of his 10-day quarantine.

Udoka is expected to be in person with the team when training camp starts on Tuesday, Megliola said.

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