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

New Bruin Charlie Coyle likely headed for No. 3 center duty

By , Globe Staff

The former Wild forward hit the ice with his new teammates in preparation for Saturday’s game against the Blues in St. Louis.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT

New Bruin Charlie Coyle likely headed for No. 3 center duty

By , Globe Staff

The former Wild forward will meet up with his new teammates in St. Louis to face the Blues Saturday.

KEVIN PAUL DUPONT I ON HOCKEY

Acquiring Charlie Coyle a smart move by Bruins

By , Globe Staff

Coyle likely will make his Black and Gold debut Saturday in St. Louis on David Krejci’s right wing.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought

One small golf tip lands Matt Kuchar in deep rough

By , Globe Staff

After winning $1.3 million in a November event, he gave his fill-in caddie only $5,000 — and until Friday defended that.