Senior staff writer and columnist

Kevin Paul Dupont

Kevin Paul Dupont reported on all manner of sports topics the past 40 years, since first becoming a staff writer in 1977 for the then Boston Herald American.

Since joining the Globe’s sports staff fulltime in 1985, he’s been a beat writer (Bruins, Red Sox), feature writer and, since 2010, he’s written an off-beat column, Second Thought, that covers a wide array of topics.

Latest stories

Torey Krug relives his horrifying crash into the boards

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins defenseman broke his ankle last spring doing what he called “the crappy part of our job.”

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A weary, bleary Bruce Cassidy checks out Bruins practice

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The coach was in Brighton for the workout Friday morning, not all that long after returning from China.

Patrice Bergeron would be open to switching up his line

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The Bruins center is dealing with back spasms but hopes to be ready for the opener.

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Here’s the latest from the Bruins’ training camp

By , Globe Staff

Torey Krug and Noel Acciari joined in for the first time this month, but draft pick Jakub Lauko had to leave the workout after a hit.