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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

Another memorable night at Fenway Park ends with a strange Red Sox loss

By , Globe Correspondent

He was prepared to leave early, but instead saw the Red Sox strike out 24 batters but lose.

Bob Ryan

How did we get to be the sports fans we are? Back then, it was because of books

By , Globe Correspondent

We didn’t have ESPN. We didn’t have sports talk radio. Most people didn’t get to see much on TV at all. And I’m talking well into the 1970s and ’80s.

Bob Ryan

Remembering the great John Havlicek

By , Globe Correspondent

Havlicek was a genuine superstar basketball player and an exemplary human being.

Bob Ryan

The Lakers are a mess, and that’s not a good thing

By , Globe Correspondent

They last won a playoff game on May 18, 2012.