The Washington Wizards announced the signing of free agent forward Jeff Green on Tuesday. Green (6-feet-9, 235 pounds) has averaged 13.2 points and 4.6 rebounds while shooting 43.8 percent from the field and 33.2 percentfrom 3-point range in 783 NBA games (498 starts) over 10 NBA seasons with Seattle/Oklahoma City, Boston, Memphis, Los Angeles Clippers , Orlando and Cleveland. Last season, he posted 10.8 points and 3.2 rebounds while shooting 47.7 percent from the field and 31.2 percent from 3-point range in 78 games (14 starts) en route to helping the Cavalierss reach the NBA Finals. Over his career, Green has averaged 9.8 points and 3.5 rebounds while shooting .331 from 3-point range in 60 playoff games (17 starts). The 31-year-old forward has averaged double figures in nine of his 10 NBA seasons and scored the 10,000th point of his career last season (Jan. 15 vs. Golden State). Signing with the Wizards marks a homecoming for Green, who was originally selected with the fifth overall pick by Boston in the 2007 NBA Draft out of Georgetown (and was named All-Rookie First Team in 2007-08). He played three years as a Hoya, where he received numerous accolades including Big East Player of the Year in 2007. Green was born in Cheverly and attended Northwestern in Hyattsville, where he led the Wildcats to the state basketball championship in 2004.