Sports Columnist

Christopher L. Gasper

Christopher L. Gasper joined the Globe as a full-time employee at Boston.com in 2001. He has been in the Globe sports department since 2006, and was the Patriots beat writer from 2006 to 2009, chronicling the only 16-0 perfect regular season in NFL history. He has been a columnist for the Globe since 2009, covering the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four, the College Football Playoff, the horse racing Triple Crown, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named an APSE Top 10 columnist in 2014 and tabbed 2016 favorite sportswriter in the 2016 New England Sports Survey conducted by Channel Media and Market Research. He also proposed the modified sudden-death overtime format that the NFL adopted in 2010. In 2017, he began hosting the Globe’s sports podcast, Season Ticket. In addition to his Globe role, Gasper is the co-host of the “Gasper & Murray” radio show on 98.5 the Sports Hub and has appeared on ESPN, BBC Radio, WCVB-TV, and Comcast SportsNet New England.

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CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

How the draft played out was the best possible outcome for the Celtics

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The Celtics upgraded with a young center and they kept their considerable assets.

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The Celtics will be a contender no matter which direction Danny Ainge goes this offseason

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For the first time in years, they don’t need a major roster move, not even with Kawhi Leonard out there.

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In this summer of baseball drama, Red Sox can’t afford to finish second

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The last thing the Red Sox need is a wild-card spot and the possibility of being eliminated in a one-game playoff.

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There’s no obvious decision for LeBron James, so buckle up for the ride

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This is the third time we’ve played this game, but this round is different, with no clear-cut choice for him.