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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 I ON BASKETBALL

Would Celtics surrender a lot of their young core to acquire Kyrie Irving?

By , Globe Staff

They have a chance to rule the conference for many years if they make astute moves.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

The popularity and growth of the Las Vegas Summer League

By , Globe Staff

For the first time in 2017 every game was nationally televised.

Gary Washburn | On Basketball

Ex-BC star Olivier Hanlan still waiting to get shot in NBA

By , Globe Staff

Hanlan was on the Spurs’ summer league team, but he has been playing overseas and hoping to crack an NBA roster.

Shorthanded Celtics eliminated in Vegas Summer League quarterfinals

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics rested Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum and lost to the Mavericks, 91-74.