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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.

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GARY WASHBURN I SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Kawhi Leonard and his efforts to be more vocal for the Spurs

By , Globe Staff

Leonard is painfully shy and just plays ball, blending in perfectly with the Spurs’ no-frills style.

Gary Washburn | On basketball

For a star like DeMarcus Cousins, it’s hard to fix his place in NBA universe

By , Globe Staff

The Kings are 171-324 in Cousins’s six-plus years and Dave Joerger is his sixth coach.

DeMarcus Cousins focused on Kings, not trade rumors

By , Globe Staff

Many Celtics fans would love to see Sacramento’s star big man in green. Plus, he’s close with Isaiah Thomas.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Celtics going overboard on 3-pointers

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics launched 42 3-pointers, or 46.1 percent of their shot attempts.