Sports Reporter

Adam Himmelsbach

Himmelsbach joined the Globe in 2015 and covers the Celtics. A graduate of Syracuse University, Himmelsbach previously spent two years as a columnist at the Louisville Courier-Journal, and six years as a Washington-based contributor for The New York Times.

Latest stories


What are the odds? Guessing when Celtics’ streak will end

By , Globe Staff

A Las Vegas oddsmaker said Boston will be favored in its next 10 games — and possibly 32 of its next 33.

Danny Ainge recalls Bobby Doerr as a caring mentor

By , Globe Staff

The two formed a bond when Ainge was a rookie with the Blue Jays and Doerr his hitting coach.


An inspired effort, a dramatic comeback, and 14 straight

By , Globe Staff

After the death of his high school teammate, Jaylen Brown led the Celtics to an impressive win over the reigning NBA champions.

Gordon Hayward takes in Celtics win at TD Garden

By , Globe Staff

The injured forward sat behind Boston’s bench and was introduced to the sellout crowd before tip-off.