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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

Barkevious Mingo wants a fresh start in Foxborough

By , Globe Staff

The linebacker, who has underachieved in three pro seasons, is thrilled with the opportunity he has with the Patriots.

GARY WASHBURN | SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

DeMarcus Cousins takes home more than gold from Rio

By , Globe Correspondent

The Kings center benefited from the experience of playing alongside top NBA stars.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Carmelo Anthony has had a winning summer

By , Globe Staff

The three-time gold medalist showed leadership in Rio, as well as before the Olympics while addressing social issues.

Gary Washburn | On basketball

What’s left for Geno Auriemma to conquer?

By , Globe Staff

The UConn coach has done it all on the college and national stages.