Sports Columnist

Tara Sullivan

I don’t just cover the sports. I cover the people. Multiple-time Associated Press Sports Editors Top Ten columnist award winner. Formerly of The Record (N.J.), The New York Daily News, and New York Newsday.

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Throw another log onto the ongoing dumpster fire that is USA Gymnastics

By , Globe Staff

A former head of the governing body was arrested this week, and the interim president resigned under pressure.


Gordon Hayward was the undisputed champ of the Celtics opener

By , Globe Columnist

The number that crowned Hayward a winner Tuesday was 24:37. That’s how many minutes he logged.

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In a game that lived up to the hype, Tom Brady stiff-armed the NFL’s youth movement

By , Globe Staff

Tom Brady outdueled young gunslinger Patrick Mahomes on a night where offense ruled.


Suddenly, Alex Cora is facing the biggest test of his young managerial life

By , Globe Staff

There’s nothing to suggest Cora won’t have his magic touch back in Game 2. But it’s not unfair to wonder if this is the end of the charmed road.