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

Wittman: ‘Mind-set is to go in there and win the series’

Wittman: ‘Mind-set is to go in there and win the series’

Despite recent lopsided loss to Chicago, Wizards enter first-round series with confidence.

Wizards take the fifth

Wizards take the fifth

Six players score in double figures to lead rout in Boston as Wizards move up to No. 5 and will meet Chicago in playoffs.

Wizards going for fifth - or sixth - place

Wizards going for fifth - or sixth - place

The Wizards’ season could end in several different possibilities, but all that matters to them is that a win will ensure they’ll finish no worse than sixth and won’t face the Miami Heat in the first round.

Wizards’ top 10 moments of regular season

Wizards’ top 10 moments of regular season

Here are 10 moments that helped propel the Wizards to their most successful season since 2008.