Fluto Shinzawa

Shinzawa is the Boston Bruins beat writer. He also covers NASCAR for the paper. Prior to assuming the Bruins beat, Shinzawa was the lead college hockey writer. He was previously a senior editor for the Robb Report, a luxury lifestyle publication.

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Denny Hamlin’s Sprint Cup hopes dented after tangle with David Ragan

By Fluto Shinzawa , Globe Staff

Hamlin will enter Sunday’s AAA 400 one spot outside the 12-driver transfer window.

NASCAR: Brad Keselowski the fast man for Sylvania 300

By Fluto Shinzawa , Globe Staff

The Sprint Cup Chase leader will have plenty of pursuers trying to catch up with him.


Cole Custer, 16, makes NASCAR history with truck win

By Fluto Shinzawa , Globe Staff

Custer drove the strongest truck of the 30-vehicle group, and led 148 of 175 laps.

Fluto Shinzawa | Sunday Hockey Notes

NHL video coaches critical to a staff’s success

By Fluto Shinzawa , Globe Staff

Video coaches are the anonymous but critical cogs whose tans come from the laptops, monitors, and tablets they consider their permanent companions.