Senior staff writer and columnist

Kevin Paul Dupont

Kevin Paul Dupont reported on all manner of sports topics the past 40 years, since first becoming a staff writer in 1977 for the then Boston Herald American.

Since joining the Globe’s sports staff fulltime in 1985, he’s been a beat writer (Bruins, Red Sox), feature writer and, since 2010, he’s written an off-beat column, Second Thought, that covers a wide array of topics.

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Bruins notebook

Danton Heinen giving Bruins shot in arm

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The 22-year-old winger ranked fourth among first-year NHL scorers with a line of 10-19-29.

Bruins 7, Hurricanes 1

Patrice Bergeron (four goals), Bruins stay red hot

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The Bruins’ victory, their third straight, improved their recent record to a blistering 17-3-2

Bruins prospect Trent Frederic scores four goals in World Junior game

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The goals came in Team USA’s 9-3 shellacking of the Czech Republic for the bronze medal.


Anton Khudobin gets the start in net for Bruins tonight

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That leaves top stopper Tuukka Rask rested for Sunday night’s game in Pittsburgh.