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.

Latest stories


Gio Gonzalez forces Yankees to make decision

, Associated Press

The longtime MLB starter, who signed an incentive-laden deal last month, gave New York 48 hours to either release him or promote him.


Hall of Famer Steve Yzerman named Red Wings general manager

, Associated Press

Yzerman, who turned Tampa Bay into a contender during eight seasons as GM, returns to the team that drafted him in 1983.

Sports Log

A’s, Khris Davis agree on 2-year, $33.75 million extension

, Associated Press

The 31-year-old slugger, who leads MLB in HRs (10), led the majors last year with 48 and a career-best 123 RBIs.


United States women top Canada again, this time at hockey worlds


Annie Pankowski scored the winning goal on a second-period power play, leading the Americans past their rivals in Espoo, Finland.