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.

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Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

Belles of the Brawl put up good fight against cancer

By , Globe staff

Wednesday’s card at the House of Blues will total 12 bouts.

For local referees, incident in Texas hits close to home

By , Globe Staff

Most officials claim they’ve never been in a similar circumstance, but one said he believes a player intentionally hit him.


The Kiss Cam can be funny, but at times goes too far

By , Globe Staff

If the kiss is going to bad places, and it’s usually quite obvious where it’s going, then just move along.

Back surgery will sideline Dennis Seidenberg for eight weeks

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins defenseman, who was looking forward to a strong bounce-back season, has a herniated disk.