Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 11/8/12
WEEI, D&C Jeff's not gonna ever show you intensity, even though he may have it, if you know what I'm saying. He's a poker-face player. You're just not going to get that out of him. What you want to get out of him is great play. And he has to play better, there's no doubt about that. This coming after Doc was yelling at Green during practice and explained to reporters: “I don’t actually think I’m hard on him. I think I’m fair on him,” Rivers said. “I think he’s hard on me. So, we’re going to demand out of him this year to be great because I think he has the ability to be great.” If you ask me, the Celtics are trying to get Green to live up to his contract and that's simply not possible. You can say it's only four games into the year. Honestly though, we've seen nothing different from his much maligned latter half of the 2011 season. Green hasn't played with confidence on offense, he doesn't seem like he grasps the defense and he lacks that intensity - as Rivers mentions - that's
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