Michael Lee
Michael Lee
Reporter

Michael Lee has covered the Wizards and the NBA at the Washington Post since October 2004. Before coming to Washington, Lee spent more than six years at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution where he covered the Hawks, Braves, colleges and high schools. He has covered two Olympics, eight NBA Finals, and one World Series. A 1998 graduate of Florida A&M University, Lee is still scarred by the Kings leaving his hometown of Kansas City, Mo., for Sacramento when he was 8. An award-winning writer, Lee was honored with the National Association of Black Journalists’ sports story of the year in 2009.

Latest by Michael Lee

Dwyane Wade must carry weight for Heat

Dwyane Wade must carry weight for Heat

Miami will need its veteran star to reclaim a featured role after LeBron’s departure.

Donald Sterling saga drags down Clippers

Donald Sterling saga drags down Clippers

Protracted trial to determine validity of team’s sale to Steve Ballmer hinders offseason moves.

Lakers still lack coach ... and direction

Lakers still lack coach ... and direction

Failing to make a splash this summer, L.A.’s future seems more desolate than ever.

A busy day for the Wizards

A busy day for the Wizards

Team acquires Kris Humphries from the Celtics, re-signs Drew Gooden but loses veteran Trevor Booker, who signs with the Utah Jazz.