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Kevin Paul Dupont

Dupont, a former staff writer at the Boston Herald American and the New York Times, has been a senior staff writer in the Sports department since 1985 whose specialty is the National Hockey League. He began his journalism career at the Globe as a copyboy in 1973.

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Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Old Time Baseball Game an all-time classic

By , Globe Staff

Admission is free, but each year upward of $75,000 is generated off the game and presented to a charitable organization.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Racewalking, an Olympic sport people can relate to

By , Globe Staff

The walkers (men and women) are highly disciplined, elite athletes.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT | SUNDAY HOCKEY NOTES

Big dollars are drawing hockey stars away from college

By , Globe Staff

BC has seen no fewer than seven players sign NHL contracts prior to entering their senior season this fall.

Dog days in Boston suits new Bruin David Backes just fine

By , Globe Staff

Backes visited Angell Animal Medical Center and then proceeded to Fenway Park.