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

Once again, an imperfect finish for Tuukka Rask

By , Globe Staff

A standout out all along in the postseason, a Stanley Cup championship once more eluded the Bruins goalie.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

The Bruins’ first line was first-rate, and they need more of that in Game 7

By Christopher L. Gasper , Globe Staff

“When you play desperate, normally you see everyone’s best game,” said Brad Marchand.

Christopher L. Gasper

Tuukka Rask has a chance to write a happy ending

By , Globe Staff

The Bruins goalie has had a tremendous postseason but he’s still short of the Cup.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Series deficit about more than officials, but Game 5 was a crime

By , Globe Staff

Whether the league owns it or not, St. Louis heads home with a chance to clinch the Stanley Cup on Sunday thanks in large part to an ”egregious” bungle.