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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On-the-job training for Bruins rookie Brandon Carlo

By , Globe Staff

Carlo, 20, said, “I really learned a lot in this league and I feel I am continuing to progress.’’


Vacation time is over for Bruins

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins, riding a three-game winning streak, went on mid-semester break following last week’s 4-0 win over Montreal.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

A race car that runs on chocolate may not be a sweet idea

By , Globe Staff

Researchers took the waste product derived from making chocolate, transformed it into diesel fuel, and used it to power a racecar.


Cassidy’s ascent to Bruins coach had a sense of destiny

By , Globe Staff

A lifelong Bruins fan and longtime organization man, he now has the reins — and his own way of doing things.