Baxter Holmes

Holmes covers the Celtics for the Globe. He joined the Globe in 2013 and previously interned for the paper in 2008. A graduate of the University of Oklahoma, Holmes previously spent 3-1/2 years working at the Los Angeles Times, where he was a sports reporter.

Latest stories

Bill Russell, K.C. Jones treated like ‘Rock’ stars at Alcatraz

By , Globe Staff

On a little-known visit to the famous prison in 1956, the players turned hardened convicts into adoring fans.

Brad Stevens hopes Celtics can pick up the pace

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“I want more aggression on sets overall, offensively and defensively,” Stevens said.

Brad Stevens diagrams a better Celtics season

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After long summer days filled with prep work, Stevens is happy to be on the court again, searching for possible lineup combinations.

Rajon Rondo describes breaking hand

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The Celtics point guard, who could miss the first month of the season, said he “slipped and tried to catch my hand” in the shower.