Sports Columnist, Associate Editor

Dan Shaughnessy

Entertain and inform with sports commentary. Spread Globe brand on multi-platforms. Winner J. G. Spink award presented at Hall of Fame in Cooperstown 2016. Eleven times named Mass Sportswriter of the Year and 11 times named top ten columnist by AP Sports Editors. Author 12 books.

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The Celtics’ boring draft night, and other notes

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The Timberwolves did what the Celtics should have done.


Game over on Morrissey Boulevard

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Sports history wasn’t made in the Globe building, but it sure was covered here.


Never mind the future; the Celtics need NBA talent now

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It’s nice to have a stockpile of No. 1 picks, but let’s hope Danny Ainge isn’t done dealing yet.

Dan Shaughnessy | From the Archives

Whatever the game was, you could never lose with Dad

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Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy’s 1991 tribute to fathers everywhere still rings true today.