Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Hoban is an assistant sports editor. He has been a member of the Sports department for 33 years.

Latest stories

USGA apologizes for ‘distraction’ in US Open

By , Globe Staff

The USGA informed eventual champion Dustin Johnson on the 12th hole he might be penalized, and it was met with outrage.

DISH Network drops NFL Network, NFL RedZone channels

By , Globe Staff

DISH did the unprecedented by discontinuing service of the most popular sports league in America.

Mookie Betts is at it again — and again

By , Globe Staff

Betts has homered twice Wednesday, his fifth homer in his past seven at-bats.

Mookie Betts hits third home run of the game

By , Globe Staff

Betts hit an opposite-field shot to right in the seventh inning.