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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Celtics showing a lack of discipline

By , Globe Staff

This one was on the Celtics, who entered the game with energy but then stopped defending.

Celtics Notebook

Evan Turner’s turnaround has been impressive

By , Globe Staff

The guard is averaging 19.6 points in his past three games.

Celtics notebook

Marcus Smart says he’s not a dirty player after Matt Bonner incident

By , Globe Staff

Smart was suspended a game for a shot to the groin of the Spurs’ Matt Bonner Friday night.

Celtics 110, Nets 91

Celtics find shooting touch vs. woeful Nets

By , Globe Staff

After a disheartening overtime loss Sunday, the Celtics bounced back with a balanced scoring attack led by Avery Bradley’s 20 points.