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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

San Francisco Giants dynasty talk has gone too far

By , Globe Correspondent

You want a dynasty? Try the Romanovs — not the San Francisco Giants.

Bob Ryan

Jumping-off points for a new NBA season

By , Globe Correspondent

Random thoughts as the National Basketball Association embarks on its 69th season . . .

Bob Ryan

Among entertainment options, sports is the real thing

By , Globe Correspondent

Reading, music, theatre . . . they’re all worthy pastimes, but one thing makes sports stand apart.

Magazine | Perspective

Bob Ryan on Larry Bird: ‘He possessed a total game’

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In an excerpt from his new memoir, “Scribe,” the legendary Globe columnist covers the legendary Boston Celtic.