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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

Celtics appear to be running out of steam

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics haven’t been the same since wasting a fourth-quarter lead and losing to the Pistons in overtime March 22.

GARY WASHBURN I SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

NBA players’ union head says labor talks can be win-win

By , Globe Staff

The NBPA will opt out of the current agreement following the 2016-17 season.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Isaiah Thomas conquering new fear of falling

By , Globe Staff

It was more than just shaking off rust. The spill Thomas took was scary.

GARY WASHBURN I ON BASKETBALL

Celtics showing a lack of discipline

By , Globe Staff

This one was on the Celtics, who entered the game with energy but then stopped defending.