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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

It’s time for Celtics to make a trade

By , Globe Staff

After three straight losses, the team’s weak bench has been exposed.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Tony Allen and the value of grinding out a career

By , Globe Staff

The former Celtic talks about the Big Three, his time in Memphis, and teaching his young Pelicans teammates.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

The Celtics were missing a lot more than just Kyrie Irving

By , Globe Staff

Mental lapses and lackadaisical play have to stop, or the second half of the season won’t be as successful as the first.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

76ers not panicking over Markelle Fultz’s struggles

By , Globe Staff

The top over draft choice is working to regain his shot, confidence.