Celtics’ Jeff Green takes inspiration in success of the Red Sox

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WALTHAM — They are two different teams in different sports on opposite ends of the spectrum: one on the cusp of a title, the other in the infancy of rebuilding.

But Jeff Green sees comparisons between the Red Sox and Celtics.

“They are my inspiration,” the Celtics swingman said after practice Tuesday.

“I’ve been watching them the last couple of years and nobody thought they would be at the point they are right now with guys who just came out of nowhere and played together. They are all on the same page. They are getting the job done. Now they have a great chance of winning the World Series.”

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