Sports Reporter

Matt Porter

Matt Porter is a 2008 graduate of Emerson (when he also started working part-time at the Globe covering high schools) and covers the Bruins for the Globe. He was a staff writer at the Palm Beach Post for nine years covering South Florida sports. He’s originally from Gloucester, Mass.

Latest stories

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Bruins’ skid continues as comeback against Lightning falls short

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Boston is now 0-4-1 in its last five games.

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Observations from the Bruins’ 3-2 loss to the Lightning

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Boston had it’s share of chances but came up empty down the stretch.


Bruce Cassidy wants better out of Bruins’ second power-play unit

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The coach said the unit is “ad-libbing out there a little too much,” instead of staying structured.

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Bruins unable to overcome flawed start in setback at Ottawa

By , Globe Staff

Patrice Bergeron lit the lamp in his first game back since Nov. 23, but it wasn’t enough to prevent the Bruins from stumbling vs. the Senators.