Sports Columnist

Christopher L. Gasper

Christopher L. Gasper joined the Globe as a full-time employee at Boston.com in 2001. He has been in the Globe sports department since 2006, and was the Patriots beat writer from 2006 to 2009, chronicling the only 16-0 perfect regular season in NFL history. He has been a columnist for the Globe since 2009, covering the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four, the College Football Playoff, the horse racing Triple Crown, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named an APSE Top 10 columnist in 2014 and tabbed 2016 favorite sportswriter in the 2016 New England Sports Survey conducted by Channel Media and Market Research. He also proposed the modified sudden-death overtime format that the NFL adopted in 2010. In addition to his Globe role, Gasper is the co-host of the “Gasper & Murray” radio show on 98.5 the Sports Hub and has appeared on ESPN, BBC Radio, WCVB-TV, and Comcast SportsNet New England.

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CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

No time for Red Sox to cut corners

By , Globe Staff

Primed for a long October run, the Red Sox should not be worried about the luxury tax threshold when considering deals.

Christopher L. Gasper

Colin Kaepernick saga cuts against the grain

By , Globe Staff

It strains credulity that the 29-year-old Kaepernick isn’t among the 96 best quarterbacks on the planet.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Time to make the All-Star Game fun again

By , Globe Columnist

Without stakes, the Midsummer Classic is an exhibition again, and MLB should seize the opportunity to rebrand the sport.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Celtics can light up that offseason victory cigar

By , Globe Staff

There was just one way they could come out winners — and they made their shot count with Hayward.