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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

PISTONS 113, CELTICS 104

Pistons stop Celtics cold, end win streak at 8

By , Globe Staff

Boston hit only 41.8 percent of their shots from the floor and Blake Griffin scored 27 points to help Detroit pull away.

CELTICS NOTEBOOK

Celtics not feeling any urgency to make moves

By , Globe Staff

Even before the eight-game winning streak, Danny Ainge said he was confident his team would turn things around.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

New coach Jim Boylen is pushing the Bulls, but they are shoving back

By , Globe Staff

Ordering a practice after back-to-back games almost led to a revolt by the players.

Gary Washburn | On Basketball

At 41, Vince Carter still makes fans stand and cheer

By , Globe Staff

“I’m grateful, believe me,” Vince Carter said after receiving a warm welcome at TD Garden Friday.