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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 select two defensemen, two forwards on Day 2 of NHL Draft

By , Globe Staff

Boston took Ryan Lindgren (49th), Joona Koppanen (135th), Cameron Clarke (136th), and Oskar Steen (165th) Saturday.

NHL DRAFT NOTEBOOK

The window is open for talking to Lucic, Stamkos

By , Globe Staff

Bruins GM Don Sweeney said he would “explore all possibilities” as free agency approaches.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT | ON SECOND THOUGHT

It’s Buffalo’s turn to end the sports agony

By , Globe Staff

Cleveland, it’s time to share the championship karma with your Rust Belt sister city of sorrow.

BRUINS NOTEBOOK

Will Bruins trade for Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk?

By , Globe Staff

The former BU Terrier is owed $5.2 million in 2016-17 and is due to become an unrestricted free agent July 1, 2017.