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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DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Gordon Hayward’s injury puts damper on Celtics’ home opener

By , Globe Staff

Most of the pregame buzz was dedicated to the guy who was not there.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

With this brutal injury, Celtics season changes in an instant

By , Globe Columnist

All the plot lines of Tuesday’s season opener disappeared with Gordon Hayward’s gruesome leg injury.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Dave Dombrowski is expected to interview Alex Cora on Sunday for Red Sox’ managerial opening

By , Globe Columnist

Cora played 14 major league seasons, 3½ under then-Red Sox manager Terry Francona from 2005-08.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

John Farrell’s firing is an only-in-Boston moment

By , Globe Columnist

Back-to-back first-place finishes weren’t enough for the manager to save his job.