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.

Latest stories


Celtics owners Wyc Grousbeck, Steve Pagliuca are fans at heart

By , Globe Staff

The two are having so much fun with the team that they recently turned down two serious offers to sell it.

Good hands serving Patriots’ Tim Wright well

By , Globe Staff

Wright, who also cuts hair - having learned how as a boy - is more concerned with catching Tom Brady’s passes now.

on second thought

Ultramarathoning is long on adventure

By , Globe Staff

The story of how one Worcester kid fell in love with the ultimate in athletic endurance.


Simon Gagne makes Bruins debut

By , Globe Staff

Gagne’s years of experience (597 points prior to joining Boston) could help settle the club’s bad case of out-of-the-gate jitters.