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 | On basketball

Isaiah Thomas didn’t get much help

By , Globe Staff

Thomas was held to 19 points, but his fellow starters combined for just 23.

Hawks’ Schroder stands by his accusation on Isaiah Thomas

By , Globe Staff

Schroder reiterated at Monday’s shootaround that the Celtics star disparaged his family in a January game.


Jaylen Brown gave it his best shot in Celtics’ win

By , Globe Staff

The rookie’s go-ahead 3-pointer in the final minute allowed Boston to get past the Pistons.


Jonas Jerebko looking to lose mask

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics forward hopes he can ditch the face shield for Monday’s game against the Hawks.