Sports Columnist

Christopher L. Gasper

Christopher L. Gasper joined the Globe as a full-time employee at Boston.com in 2001. He has been in the Globe sports department since 2006, and was the Patriots beat writer from 2006 to 2009, chronicling the only 16-0 perfect regular season in NFL history. He has been a columnist for the Globe since 2009, covering the Super Bowl, the World Series, the NBA Finals, the Stanley Cup Final, the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four, the College Football Playoff, the horse racing Triple Crown, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He was named an APSE Top 10 columnist in 2014 and tabbed 2016 favorite sportswriter in the 2016 New England Sports Survey conducted by Channel Media and Market Research. He also proposed the modified sudden-death overtime format that the NFL adopted in 2010. In 2017, he began hosting the Globe’s sports podcast, Season Ticket. In addition to his Globe role, Gasper is the co-host of the “Gasper & Murray” radio show on 98.5 the Sports Hub and has appeared on ESPN, BBC Radio, WCVB-TV, and Comcast SportsNet New England.

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CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

The Mookie Betts contract situation is tricky, but here’s a solution

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The Red Sox star is due to become a free agent after 2020 and appears lukewarm on a long-term commitment here.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Odell Beckham Jr. to the Patriots? It’s not fantasy football

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The cost of procuring the dynamic receiver’s services would be high, but a deal isn’t impossible.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Hey Kyrie: Don’t play in the All-Star Game

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Kyrie Irving is too valuable to the Celtics to risk further injury.

Christopher L. Gasper

Luck has not been with the Celtics this season

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Perhaps things will change after the All-Star break, but thus far the ball has stopped bouncing their way.