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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

Roster set, Celtics must now determine roles

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics are going to be an entertaining team to watch, but divvying up playing time might be an issue.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Thanks to restraint, Celtics’ future looks bright

By , Globe Staff

Boston maintained cap space and flexibility by making a series of minor moves instead of one big splash.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Trail Blazers have embarked on a new, younger path

By , Globe Staff

Portland has gone from a Western Conference contender to a rebuilding team with plenty of new faces.

Paul Pierce already playing a big role with Clippers

By , Globe Staff

The former Celtics star has notched his first assist with his new club: convincing DeAndre Jordan to return to Los Angeles.