Jon Jacobson is a writer and producer with extensive sports media experience and a Master's Degree in Multimedia Sports Journalism from Quinnipiac University. He has covered the Celtics and NBA since 2010 as a columnist for various sports blogs.
Jon's popular article "Dear Kobe: A Letter from a Celtics Fan" went viral on Facebook after Kobe Bryant announced his retirement. The letter was later published in the the June 2016 edition of Hoop Japan as an illustrated eight-page feature for the popular Japanese basketball magazine.
Binghamton University is where Jon earned a Bachelor's Degree in English, honing his sports writing and debate skills in daily heated arguments with New York sports fans over topics from Carmelo Anthony to Larry Bird.
June 17, 2008 was one of the happiest days of Jon's life.
His favorite Celtic is Paul Pierce because of the endless adversity The Truth battled. But Jon can typically be seen rocking a Brian Scalabrine shirt at the TD Garden.
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