Shira Springer

Springer is an investigative and enterprise reporter for the Sports section. She covers a wide range of subjects, including local professional teams, sports business, and the Olympics. Prior to her current role, she served as Celtics beat writer. Her journalism career started at the Globe in 1997.

Latest stories

Why is there a ski jump in Fenway Park right now?

By , Globe Staff

Organizers hope this week’s Big Air at Fenway event generates a big buzz for snowboarding and freeskiing.

64th Beanpot | Games at 5 p.m., 8 p.m.

High-powered Harvard out to end Beanpot drought

By , Globe Staff

The Crimson haven’t hoisted the pot in 23 years, but feel they have the talent to break BU and BC’s grip on the title.


Nathan Chen ruled out for figure skating World Championships

By , Globe Staff

Chen, the bronze medalist at Nationals, had hip surgery for an avulsion fracture.

US figure skaters do some checking (out) on TD Garden ice

By , Globe Staff

Eight skaters were in town to promote the ISU World Figure Skating Championships, which start March 28.