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Gary Washburn

Washburn is the national basketball writer and Celtics reporter at the Globe and a 20-year veteran of the journalism business. A UC Berkeley graduate, Gary has covered a variety of sports topics. He is also the secretary for the NABJ Sports Task Force and former President of the Bay Area Baseball Writers Association.

Latest stories

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

What do TNT’s top analysts think about the Celtics right now?

By , Globe Staff

Shaquille O’Neal, Charles Barkley, and Kenny Smith gave their thoughts on the current state of the team.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Celtics display encouraging signs after wobbly start

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics head into the All-Star break coming off a pair of important wins in the standings, and for their psyche.

CELTICS 112, 76ERS 109

The Celtics showed effort and energy in win over 76ers

By , Globe Staff

Kyrie Irving missed the Eastern Conference showdown, but Gordon Hayward had 26 points in a reserve role to help spark the road victory.

CELTICS NOTEBOOK

76ers coach Brett Brown: The Celtics ‘still may be the team to beat’

By , Globe Staff

Brown was disappointed that Celtics All-Star guard Kyrie Irving missed Tuesday’s game because of an ailing knee.