Deputy Sports Editor

Scott Thurston

Scott Thurston supervises the department’s writers, including scheduling and assigning of stories and features. He also edits our project and enterprise reporting and coordinates our event coverage (Olympics, Super Bowl, World Series, etc.)

He has been at the Globe for 34 years and have previously covered high schools, colleges, and worked on the copy desk.

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Stanley Cup Today: The wait is almost over

By , Globe Staff

A postseason that started for the Bruins on April 11 ends tonight at TD Garden with a Game 7 against the Blues.

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Stanley Cup Today: Back to Boston for Game 7

By , Globe Staff

It’s been 35 years since the city hosted a Game 7 with a championship on the line.


Stanley Cup Today: Will the Bruins force Game 7 or do the Blues end 51 seasons of waiting?

By , Globe Staff

The Blues can win their first Stanley Cup on home ice, but the Bruins have been in this situation before.

Stanley Cup Today: Will the Bruins watch a celebration in St. Louis, or force Game 7?

By , Globe Staff

When any best-of-seven series is tied, the winner of Game 5 holds the historical edge with an all-time record of 210-58.