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

Malcolm Subban is determined to show Bruins fans what he can do

By , Globe Staff

The 23-year-old Subban has made but two NHL starts in four seasons and was shaky in both.


Are Bruins prospects ready to make an impact?

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins are hardly alone in their quest to bring in kids, though it often means enduring growing pains.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Ueli Steck, known as the Swiss Machine, was an unparalleled mountaineer

By , Globe staff

Steck, 40, died in Nepal two weeks ago, tumbling some two-thirds of a mile down the side of Nuptse.

Bruins Patrice Bergeron, Tuukka Rask have surgery

By , Globe Staff

Bergeron had his for a hernia, and Rask’s was for a groin injury.