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Someone wanted to wring Jeff Green's neck the other night

The best of times.

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We knew that Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger was mad at Jeff Green during Memphis' loss to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday. We know that because Green didn't play in the 2nd half. Actions speak loudly, after all.

Apparently Joerger wasn't the only one. Shocking, I know. Check the transcription from Ron Tillery on the Griz Podcast:

Jeff hasn't gotten it done, and he's shooting very poorly over the last six games. His attitude hasn't been the best. He's not playing very well defensively.

And I know of a guy who matters in that locker room that wanted to wring his neck last night.

...I was told, point blank, by a guy in that locker room who matters that Jeff doesn't care.

This comes after the inspiring Jeff Green performance that gave us brilliant defense like this:

And stunning offensive prowess like this:

So who do you think it was? Which of the Grizzlies "who matter" got fed up with Jeff Green?