Jeff Green starting to settle in

With increased assertiveness comes success for Celtics forward

Updated: December 9, 2012, 5:46 PM ET
By Greg Payne | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- A little more than a week ago, after Jeff Green contributed 19 points on 6-of-13 shooting in 23 minutes of the Boston Celtics' 96-78 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, the debate was on: Was this just another flash of production, quickly to be undermined by a string of so-so follow-up efforts? Or was this, in any way, a sign of things to come?

A betting man might have gone with the first option, given the inconsistency that had plagued Green for much of the 2012-13 ...

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