About Shira Springer
Shira Springer has been a sports journalist for more than 20 years. While a member of the sports staff at The Boston Globe, she covered all four of Boston’s major men’s professional teams, the NBA Finals, the World Series, the NFL Playoffs, the Stanley Cup playoffs and the Olympics, as well as the WNBA and women’s World Cup. She now covers stories at the intersection of sports and society for NPR and WBUR. She also writes regular columns on women’s sports for The Boston Globe and The SportsBusiness Journal. In addition to writing and working in public radio, Springer teaches sports journalism at Boston University.