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

76ERS 115, CELTICS 109

Inside job: Joel Embiid too much for Celtics in second straight loss

By , Globe Staff

The 76ers big man had 38 points and 13 rebounds as the Celtics lost for the first time at home this season.

76ers 115, celtics 109

16 observations from the Celtics’ 115-109 loss to the 76ers

By , Globe Staff

Joel Embiid’s big night (38 points, 13 rebounds) helps Sixers hand Boston its second defeat in two nights.


Marcus Smart, Robert Williams sit out for Celtics

By , Globe Staff

Smart was sidelined for the game against the Sixers by an eye infection while Williams has been slowed by a sore hip.

Celtics notebook

Jaylen Brown says Al Horford ‘should be celebrated’ in Boston return

By , Globe Staff

Horford returns to Boston Thursday for the first time since opting out of deal with the Celtics.