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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 | ON BASKETBALL

Celtics know they need to be better

By , Globe Staff

A second straight loss was discouraging, but there also were positive signs.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

At this point, Carmelo Anthony is numb to criticism

By , Globe Staff

The feeling is the Knicks want him out. But with a no-trade clause, that will be Anthony’s decision to make.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Isaiah Thomas can’t do everything for the Celtics

By , Globe Staff

A loss to the Knicks Wednesday exposed the Celtics’ weaknesses, especially on defense.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

The 3-pointer gives Isaiah Thomas room to go

By , Globe Staff

When he’s hitting his shots from the outside, Thomas has more opportunity to penetrate.