Wizards interested in Jeff Green

The Washington Wizards have contacted free agent small forward Jeff Green, according to a report from NBA.com.

The Wizards need swingman depth after they lost Mike Scott to the Los Angeles Clippers.

Green played this past season with the Cleveland Cavaliers on a one-year deal. He averaged 10.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 78 games, shooting 47.7 percent from the field and 31.2 percent from three.

The 10-year veteran holds career averages of 13.2 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists. Along with the Cavs, Green has played for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Boston Celtics, Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Clippers and Orlando Magic.