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.

Latest stories

Can Sean Kuraly climb higher in the Bruins lineup?

By , Globe Staff

Traditionally cast as a “bottom-sixer,” he has been more of an offensive spark this season.

BRUINS 5, DEVILS 1

First line leads the charge as Bruins beat Devils

By , Globe Staff

Patrice Bergeron (two goals, one assist), David Pastrnak (goal, assist), and Brad Marchand (three assists) came through on a night when the Bruins never trailed for their third straight win.

BRUINS NOTEBOOK

Charlie Coyle remains in offensive slump

By , Globe Staff

The forward was blanked again Thursday night against the Devils.

BRUINS AT DEVILS | 7 P.M. (NESN)

Bruins carry some momentum into matchup with Devils

By , Globe Staff

Tuukka Rask, fresh off a 5-0 blanking of the Islanders, will be back in the Boston net.