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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 I SUNDAY BASKETBALL NOTES

Kevin Garnett’s return to Minnesota a perfect ending

By , Globe Staff

The homecoming is beyond improbable and one of the few feel-good stories in a trade-filled league.

Gary Washburn | On Basketball

Suns’ once bright future clouded over by discord

By , Globe Staff

GM Ryan McDonough is unloading players more concerned with stats and contract status.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

Revamped Celtics are growing by the day

By , Globe Staff

As roster stability sets in, Brad Stevens can build the team’s offensive and defensive identities.

GARY WASHBURN I ON BASKETBALL

Jared Sullinger admits conditioning problems

By , Globe Staff

While Sullinger looked decent when he reported to training camp, there was no significant weight loss.