NBA reporter Education: Johns Hopkins University; BA in Writing Seminars
Ben Golliver joined The Washington Post as the National NBA Writer in 2018.
An Oregon native, Golliver launched his professional basketball writing career with the self-published "Draft Kevin Durant" blog, which documented the 2007 NBA Draft and the Portland Trail Blazers. He has since covered the NBA for than a decade for Blazersedge.com, CBSSports.com and Sports Illustrated. As a senior writer at Sports Illustrated, Golliver penned multiple magazine cover stories. He also co-hosts the "Open Floor" NBA podcast.
A graduate of the Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University, Golliver has lived and worked in Los Angeles since 2015.
Professional Affiliations: Professional Basketball Writers Assocation