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

Trevor Ariza agrees to four-year deal with Houston Rockets

Trevor Ariza agrees to four-year deal with Houston Rockets

Small forward Trevor Ariza, a key part of the Wizards’ playoff run last season, has reportedly agreed to a four-year deal with Houston.

Rockets chasing Ariza

Rockets chasing Ariza

The Wizards knew they’d be in competition for Trevor Ariza and now the Houston Rockets are in pursuit.

Porter ready to put rookie season behind him

Porter ready to put rookie season behind him

The Wizards’ forward enters the summer league after ‘hitting the reset button’ in the wake of a largely lost year.

Decision shows LeBron holds home above all else

Decision shows LeBron holds home above all else

James’s preference to play for Cleveland a product of his growth and mature perspective.