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Paul Klee

Denver Sports Columnist

Paul Klee is the Denver-based sports columnist for The Gazette, with a focus on the Broncos, Rockies, Nuggets and Avalanche. The addicted fly fisherman grew up in Denver and returned home to join the newspaper's staff in 2012. He credits his chocolate Lab, the Maya Bear, with all of his good column ideas.

Raiders Broncos Football
Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson, right, catches a pass under pressure by Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Sisters Savannah Roth, 9, left, and Grace Roth show their disappointment in the fourth quarter after Broncos backup quarterback Brock Osweiler threw the fifth Broncos interception of Denver's 29-13 loss to the Chiefs Sunday, November 15, 2015 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Broncos Chargers
Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon (28) is brought down by Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris (25) during the second half of game between the Broncos and the Chargers on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. (Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette)
Thunder Nuggets Basketball
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Andre Roberson, left, battles for control of a loose ball with Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, of Serbia, in the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, in Denver. The Thunder won 96-86. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Giants Broncos Football
Denver Broncos wide receiver Bennie Fowler, right, can't make the end zone catch as New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple (24) defends during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Raiders Broncos Football
Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller, left, celebrates after sacking Oakland Raiders quarterback EJ Manuel during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Broncos Raiders
Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian scrambles with the ball during the fourth quarter of a game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Photo by Jerilee Bennett/The Gazette
Thunder Nuggets Basketball
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots over Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson (1) in the first half of an NBA preseason basketball game Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Raiders Broncos Football
Denver Broncos wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie runs against the Oakland Raiders during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Paul Klee January 28, 2016. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette