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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 | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Robert Parish prefers to leave the glory behind

By , Globe Staff

The Hall of Fame center passed on the 1986 Celtics’ team reunion. “I will never forget Boston,” he said.

GARY WASHBURN I SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Gary Payton II believes he fits the NBA like a glove

By , Globe Staff

The 6-foot-3-inch guard is an elite defender, like his father.

CELTICS NOTEBOOK

Marcus Smart named to USA Select Team for second time

By , Globe Staff

He is expected to be on the team that will scrimmage against the Olympians when training for the Rio Summer Games starts in July.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

So who are the Celtics going to pick?

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics hold the third pick in the NBA Draft, and they appear to have plenty of options.