Kevin Paul Dupont

Dupont, a former staff writer at the Boston Herald American and the New York Times, has been a senior staff writer in the Sports department since 1985 whose specialty is the National Hockey League. He began his journalism career at the Globe as a copyboy in 1973.

Latest stories

Bruins coach Claude Julien addresses rumors his job is in jeopardy

By , Globe Staff

Julien made clear that he’s committed to the job and intends to remain here until or unless told otherwise.

Blackhawks 1, Bruins 0

Bruins left with blank expression

By , Globe Staff

Marian Hossa converted a cross-crease feed with 1:26 to play for the game’s only goal

Bruins notebook

Bruins get Matt Beleskey back in the lineup

By , Globe Staff

The left wing has been out since injuring a knee Dec. 3 against the Sabres.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

The NHL’s ‘loser point’ has been a losing idea from the start

By , Globe staff

The problem is, coaches coach to the loser point, something not seen in any other sport.