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Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan is a retired columnist for the Globe’s Sports section whose work appears in the section semi-regularly. He has been writing for the Globe since 1968, covering all of Boston’s sports teams. Ryan is a regular panelist on ESPN’s Sunday morning roundtable, “The Sports Reporters.”

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Bob Ryan

The Lakers are a mess, and that’s not a good thing

By , Globe Correspondent

They last won a playoff game on May 18, 2012.

Bob Ryan

The Celtics are the most disappointing team this season, and other NBA thoughts

By , Globe correspondent

The Celtics don’t need more talent. They just need a commitment if they plan on going anywhere in the playoffs.

BOB RYAN

New Orleans Saints fans need to get a grip

By , Globe Correspondent

One blown call in a football game has traumatized an entire region, perhaps for all eternity.

BOB RYAN

What went in to Bill Belichick becoming coach of the Patriots

By , Globe Correspondent

The process took three long, bizarre weeks to run its course.