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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.

Latest stories

For Katherine McManus, giving back helps to heal after tragedy

By , Globe Staff

Last month, a year after her sister’s murder, McManus was named winner of the national Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Giving a big nod to the bobblehead craze

By , Globe staff

Longtime pals Phil Sklar and Brad Novak have turned their love of bobblehead dolls into the soon-to-open National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT I ON SECOND THOUGHT

We’re free to celebrate — with sports

By , Globe Staff

It’s time to celebrate our freedom and it’s time to enjoy our sports — and let us never forget that both are covered by the same rulebook.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Boston 2024 has lost its way

By , Globe staff

If we’re going to do the Olympics — and I love the idea — then let’s do it right.