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

Marcus Smart shines in Orlando summer league

By Baxter Holmes , Globe Staff

The Celtics’ top draft pick averaged 14.8 points, 4.2 rebounds, 4.2 assists, and 2 steals in 29.2 minutes per game.

LeBron James to return to Cavaliers

By Baxter Holmes , Globe Staff

James is going home, abandoning the Miami Heat in a shakeup that could have seismic repercussions across the NBA.

Rajon Rondo’s basketball camp has special feel

By Baxter Holmes , Globe Staff

Rondo takes pride in being front and center at his camp, which he calls the best basketball camp in America.

Danny Ainge has no stake in LeBron James’s decision

By Baxter Holmes , Globe Staff

The Celtics boss says he is only interested in his team and won’t revel if James ends up spurning Pat Riley and the Heat.