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Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan is a retired columnist for the Globe’s Sports section whose work appears in the section semi-regularly. He has been writing for the Globe since 1968, covering all of Boston’s sports teams. Ryan is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Sunday morning roundtable, “The Sports Reporters.”

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Bob Ryan

Celtics fans should ignore what Kyrie Irving says about his future, and other thoughts

By , Globe Correspondent

Also, the 3-point shot is the worst thing that has happened to basketball.

Bob Ryan

Pitch counts? The 1974 Oakland A’s staff would scoff

By , Globe correspondent

The small number of pitchers the A’s used in that championship season is unimaginable by today’s standards.

Bob Ryan

Remembering once more the late, great Ray Fitzgerald

By , Globe correspondent

There was never a more decent, honorable, literate, or witty sports columnist in this town.

Bob Ryan

Marcus Smart, Jackie Bradley Jr., and the value they bring to their teams

By , Globe Correspondent

I am a paid-up member of the Bradley Fan Club, and I believe the Celtics are a significantly lesser team without Smart in the lineup.