Multiplatform Editor

John Carney

Since joining the Globe in 1977, John Carney has worked in the Sports Department. He started on the copy desk in 1981.

Now he works primarily on the digital side — editing copy, doing rewrites, writing headlines and teasers, adding photos, videos, and links to stories, and posting them promptly.

Latest stories


No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki upset at US Open; Official under fire for talk with Nick Kyrgios

By Howard Fendrich , Associated Press

The top two women’s seeds are gone, and a chair umpire draws heavy criticism for climbing down to talk to a lackadaisical Kyrgios.


Trainer Baffert back at Kentucky Derby with early favorite Justify

By Beth Harris , Associated Press

Baffert will saddle Justify and 30-1 shot Solomini in Saturday’s Derby.

Led by Brayden Point, redemption for Lightning’s checking line

By Erik Erlendsson , Globe Correspondent

After going minus-5 in Game 1, Point scored a goal and had three assists in Game 2.

Regular-season meetings are moot for Bruins and Lightning

By Erik Erlendsson , Globe Correspondent

The Bruins won three of four games, but no one is giving that any significance in the playoff rematch.

More Stories

MLB will limit mound visits in 2018

By Ronald Blum , Associated Press

Jaylen Brown’s new look: goggles

By Nick Talbot , Globe Correspondent

Revolution bow to Toronto FC

, From wire services