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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 I ON SECOND THOUGHT

Scientist is throwing haymakers for cancer research

By , Globe Staff

John Quackenbush has joined the proud brigade of boxers who will lace up gloves May 14 in a fund-raising event.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT I ON SECOND THOUGHT

Fenway Park’s time has come and gone

By , Globe Staff

Nearly 50 years ago, talk had begun over where the Red Sox should play. It’s worth revisiting.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT | ON COLLEGE HOCKEY

Providence hockey returns to glory, 30 years later

By , Globe Staff

The Friars last made it to college hockey’s biggest dance in 1985, when Chris Terreri was the their star goalie.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT I ON SECOND THOUGHT

Boosting NHL scoring a worthy goal

By , Globe Staff

The game isn’t necessarily defined by its 100-point scorers, but they do serve as a reasonable frame of overall entertainment.