Originally written October 08, 2013 on Celtics Life:
Last year, Kevin Garnett advised Jeff Green that he needed to be more of an a$$hole when he is on the court. In a post-game interview from tonight's loss to the Toronto Raptors, Jeff Green told the media that the "a$$hole mentality is coming." (Warning, an expletive is used in the video above so make sure no children are present when watching). From WEEI's Ben Rohrbach: Jeff Green is embracing the mentality with which Kevin Garnett encouraged him to play. Just as he did on Media Day, the de facto Celtics star cut right to the point when a reporter approached the subject delicately. "[Expletive]-hole? It's coming. I didn't bring it tonight, obviously, the way I played, but it's coming. It's coming." In his first game as the focal point in the Celtics offense, Green struggled in the C's 97-89 preseason loss to the Raptors, scoring just six points on 2-of-7 shooting (0-4 3P) and committing as many turnovers (3) as he totaled ...
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