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


Baseball cracking down on stealing signs

, Associated

Commissioner Rob Manfred has circulated a five-page memo enforcing the league’s existing sign stealing rules and outlining new ones.

Sports log

Campaign to increase NFL pensions receives a $100k boost

, Associated Press

NFL great Jim Brown called “pension disparity” the most pressing issue for the league’s retirees.

Sports Log

Anthony Davis injures left shoulder in Pelicans’ win vs. Thunder

, Associated Press

Davis has MRI after he was hurt at the end of the first half of 131-122 victory, leaving uncertain his status for the All-Star Game.

Sports log

Lakers president Magic Johnson did not break NBA tampering rules

, Associated Press

Johnson had spoken about 76ers point guard Ben Simmons earlier this week, saying he loved his game.