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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.

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GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Isaiah Thomas can’t do everything for the Celtics

By , Globe Staff

A loss to the Knicks Wednesday exposed the Celtics’ weaknesses, especially on defense.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

The 3-pointer gives Isaiah Thomas room to go

By , Globe Staff

When he’s hitting his shots from the outside, Thomas has more opportunity to penetrate.

CELTICS NOTEBOOK

Isaiah Thomas says he didn’t talk trash about Dennis Schroder’s mom

By , Globe Staff

“That’s a 100 percent lie, and he knows that,” Thomas said Sunday. “I always say, ‘Keep it hoop.’ ”

Gary Washburn | On basketball

Celtics cooking with healthy Kelly Olynyk in the mix

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics are 10-2 when the 25-year-old center scores 10 or more points.