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 2017, he began hosting the Globe’s sports podcast, Season Ticket. 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

Here’s a vote for a bracket-style NBA playoff system

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Using a 1-through-16 format and ignoring conference setups is an intriguing concept.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Sticker shock? Nope. J.D. Martinez’s price was right for Red Sox

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The World Series clock is running, and the $110 million deal may turn out to be a bargain.

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The Bruins deserve more of our attention

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While the Bruins have been unlocked offensively, they haven’t done it at the expense of their defensive identity.

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Cavalier attitude has turned around with trades

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LeBron James and his new teammates suddenly look like a formidable group.