Will Greg Monroe solve the Celtics' scoring issues?

How much will Greg Monroe help the Celtics? AP Photo/Michael Dwyer

How much can Greg Monroe help the Boston Celtics?

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Friday that Monroe, who agreed to a buyout with the Phoenix Suns earlier this week, will sign a one-year deal worth $5 million with the Celtics.

Monroe joins a Boston team that has surged to the top of the Eastern Conference standings on the strength of tough defense, but has struggled to score at times, ranking just 17th in offense. Will Monroe, who has averaged nearly a point every two minutes throughout his career, be part of the solution?