Columnist

Dan Shaughnessy

Dan Shaughnessy joined the Boston Globe in 1981 and has been a sports columnist since 1989. In July of 2016 he received the J. G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing in a ceremony at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. Shaughnessy has been named Massachusetts Sportswriter of the Year eleven times and eleven times has been voted one of America’s top ten sports columnists by the Associated Press Sports Editors. Shaughnessy has written twelve books, including The Curse of the Bambino, Francona, and Senior Year.

Latest stories

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

No chance, and no apologies for Celtics

By , Globe Staff

They were overmatched from the start against LeBron James & Co.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

It doesn’t look like the Celtics are going to spoil NBA’s party

By , Globe Staff

The Celtics were overwhelmed by a Cavaliers team that feels destined to get back to the Finals.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

A comeback fueled by (Celtic) pride

By , Globe Columnist

This is the way you want your team to rally from a massive deficit.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

The Celtics are the new tomato can in town

By , Globe Staff

The Cavaliers led by 50 points twice in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals Friday night at TD Garden.