Best of Boston

BEST Columnist, sports

1999 BEST Columnist, Sports

Michael Holley, Boston Globe

He’s everything sports punditry has never been in this town. In pages dominated by aging Irishmen, yes, he’s young and black. More to the point, he’s aggressive, witty, and stylish. Plus, it’s nice that a Boston sportswriter finally realizes it’s… read more »

1988 BEST Columnist, Sports

Charles Pierce, Boston Herald

He has become the most consistently engaging and entertaining sports columnist in any Boston paper. read more »

1987 BEST Columnist, Sports

George Kimball, Boston Herald

When he’s on his game, he’s as good as they come. This year he was on his game. read more »

1985 BEST Columnist, Sports

Michael Madden, Boston Globe

For his tough reporting on the segregated Elks Club in Winter Haven, Florida. read more »

1983 BEST Columnist, Sports

Leigh Montville, Boston Globe

Second year in a row. But listen, Leigh, why don’t you take a break on Sunday? read more »