Digital Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Matt Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

Latest stories

NBA players show support for Gordon Hayward after gruesome injury

By Nicole Yang , Staff

Across the league, players shared their feelings following Hayward’s injury in the Celtics’ first game.

Live updates: Celtics-Cavaliers season opener

By Globe Staff ,

Almost five months after meeting in the Eastern Conference finals, the rivals square off to open a new NBA season Tuesday.

The Red Sox honored a big anniversary, and the Yankees trolled them

By Nicole Yang , Staff

A video of Dave Roberts’ famous stolen base in 2004 was met with a barb from Boston’s biggest rival.

Season Ticket Podcast

Where do the Celtics fit in the NBA landscape this season?

By Globe Staff ,

Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports’ The Vertical joined Chris Gasper to discuss the Celtics and the new NBA season.