Assistant Sports Editor

Jim Hoban

Jim Hoban is in charge of managing and editing our print and digital publications at night in sports.

He has been a member of the Boston Globe sports department since 1977.

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Sports Log

Zion Williamson’s freak injury creates speculation about his college future

, Associated Press

Williamson injured his his knee when his shoe ripped apart Wednesday, and shoe company Nike is feeling the backlash.

Devin McCourty said he is returning to the Patriots for 2019

By , Globe Staff

The 31-year-old safety said he still has desire to play, even after the Patriots won the Super Bowl.

In memory of Nick Cafardo

Condolences for Nick Cafardo poured in all day and night

By Jim Hoban and Jonathan Couture , Globe Staff

Cafardo was beloved at the Globe, in the baseball world, and far, far beyond.


Baseball cracking down on stealing signs

, Associated

Commissioner Rob Manfred has circulated a five-page memo enforcing the league’s existing sign stealing rules and outlining new ones.