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

Celtics rookie Marcus Smart draws closer to return

By , Globe Staff

In support of the fight against cancer, Smart addresses students at Lawrence elementary school

Celtics have four-day break after series of tough losses

By , Globe Staff

Celtics coach Brad Stevens gave Rajon Rondo and the rest of the players two full days off before they return to the practice court Wednesday.

Gary Washburn | On basketball

Fourth-quarter failings continue to cost the Celtics dearly

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics are too good to be considered really bad, but aren’t good enough to beat good teams down the stretch.

Gary Washburn | Sunday Basketball Notes

Morris brothers give Suns double the productivity

By , Globe Staff

Markieff and Marcus Morris share a bank account as well as the experience of being newly re-signed members of the Suns.