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

Bruins facing unexpected interference from Maple Leafs

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins haven’t lost a playoff series to Toronto since 1959, but now they face elimination.

Dan Shaughnessy

Dan Shaughnessy: Now is not the time to mince words: The Red Sox stink

By , Globe Staff

At 6-13 and a whopping 8½ games out of first place, how can they be this bad?

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Is this the end for Dustin Pedroia?

By , Globe Staff

When 35-year-old second baseman limped off Yankee Stadium Wednesday, questions and concerns were raised about his future.

DAN SHAUGHNESSY

Nobody scapegoats like your Red Sox

By , Globe Staff

So much for the Sandy Leon Factor. Somewhere, late last night, Blake Swihart must have been chuckling.