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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Kevin Paul Dupont

If the Bruins keep losing faceoffs, they’re probably going nowhere

By , Globe Staff

Failing to gain possession – the Bruins lost 67 percent of faceoffs Sunday – isn’t the hallmark of a playoff team.

Golden Knights 3, Bruins 1

Losing Malcolm Subban comes back to haunt Bruins

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The former Bruin had 21 saves to lead the expansion Golden Knights as the Bruins ended their road trip 1-2-0.

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Malcolm Subban starts in goal against Bruins

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The former Boston netminder replaced the injured Marc-Andre Fleury for the Knights.

Kevin Paul Dupont

Zdeno Chara showed he’s still a force on offense

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins defenseman had three points Saturday, one of several notable performances in a victory over the Coyotes.