Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Jim Hoban is in charge of managing and editing our print and digital publications at night in sports.

He has been a member of the Boston Globe sports department since 1977.

Latest stories


Elizabeth Cambage sets new WNBA two-game scoring mark

, From staff and wire service reports

The Dallas Wing had 35 points to go with the 53 she scored Tuesday to surpass Maya Moore’s record set in 2014.

Brooks Koepka brought to his knees at Carnoustie

, Associated Press

The US Open champ had to kneel to play out of a bunker, shot 41 on the front, but came home in 31.


Judge rules against NFL in concussion case

, Associated Press

A request was denied for a special investigator to look into fraudulant claims on the $1 billion settlement.

Sports Log

US Olympic Committee tabs Sarah Hirshland as its CEO

, Associated Press

Known as a tough negotiator at the USGA, Hirshland, 43, will face tough task succeeding USOC’s former CEO Scott Blackmun.