Sports Reporter

Adam Himmelsbach

Himmelsbach joined the Globe in 2015 and covers the Celtics. A graduate of Syracuse University, Himmelsbach previously spent two years as a columnist at the Louisville Courier-Journal, and six years as a Washington-based contributor for The New York Times.

Latest stories

Forget his 39 points, Jayson Tatum’s defense on Kawhi Leonard stood out

By , Globe Staff

Tatum showed that he could rise to the challenge of guarding a superstar — and it was hardly an aberration.

Celtics 141, Clippers 133

Celtics showed their toughness against Clippers, and nobody was better than Jayson Tatum

By , Globe Staff

In the last game before the All-Star break for both teams, Tatum, a first-year All-Star, dazzled with 39 points.

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Observations from a double-overtime thriller that saw the Celtics top the Clippers

By , Globe Staff

Jayson Tatum led the way with a game-high 39 points for the Celtics (38-16).

Celtics will retire Kevin Garnett’s No. 5 next season

By , Globe Staff

Kevin Garnett will be the 24th member of the Celtics organization to receive this honor.