Senior staff writer and columnist

Kevin Paul Dupont

Kevin Paul Dupont reported on all manner of sports topics the past 40 years, since first becoming a staff writer in 1977 for the then Boston Herald American.

Since joining the Globe’s sports staff fulltime in 1985, he’s been a beat writer (Bruins, Red Sox), feature writer and, since 2010, he’s written an off-beat column, Second Thought, that covers a wide array of topics.

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Kevin Paul Dupont

Here’s what we learned about the Bruins on their California trip

By , Globe Staff

Anton Khudobin emerged as a reliable option in net, and the rookies are finding their scoring touch.

Bruins 3, Sharks 1

Rookies, Anton Khudobin fuel Bruins win over Sharks

By , Globe Staff

Khudobin turned back 36 shots for the victory, moving his record to 5-0-2.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

It’s a good bet legalized gambling is coming to our sports leagues

By , Globe Staff

If the betting experience follows the model in England . . . the betting will expand far beyond the arena.

Notre Dame to host Bruins-Blackhawks in 2019 Winter Classic

By , Globe Staff

The outdoor game will be played at the Irish’s 81,000-seat football stadium Jan. 1, 2019