Dan Shaughnessy

A member of the Globe staff since 1981, Shaughnessy has been named Massachusetts Sportswriter of the Year eleven times and nine times has been voted one of America’s top 10 sports columnists by AP Sports Editors. He has written 12 books, including New York Times Best Seller “Francona”, “The Curse of the Bambino”, and “Senior Year”, and appears on numerous radio and television shows.

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The Game will never be just a game

By , Globe Staff

In their 131st meeting, Harvard beat Yale, 31-24, giving the Crimson their 17th perfect season.


Red Sox must not be outbid for Jon Lester — no excuses

By , Globe Staff

Their offer indicates that the Sox are budging on their spending philosophy, and that’s a good thing, but they must close the deal.


For Suns GM Ryan McDonough, sports is in his blood

By , Globe Staff

The son of sportswriting legend Will McDonough is making a name for himself in the NBA.


Let time tell us where LeBron James ranks among the greats

By , Globe Columnist

Greatest of all time? LeBron has some pretty stiff competition for the honor.