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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

NBA ALL-STAR NOTEBOOK

Kyrie Irving plays in All-Star Game, declares himself fit

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics’ star guard said his ailing right knee felt good after his 25-minute stint.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Kyrie Irving’s focus is on more than just basketball

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics star said he puts more emphasis on what he can do off the court than on his pending free agency.

NBA ALL-STAR WEEKEND NOTEBOOK

Kyrie Irving insists big picture all that matters

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics leader admits there was some truth in Marcus Morris’ critical comments, but devalues outside assessments.

Half-court heave nets Jayson Tatum skills title

By , Globe Staff

Trailing in the final of the obstacle competition, the Celtic’s desperation shot banked home for the early highlight of All-Star Saturday.