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.

Magic Nuggets Basketball
Orlando Magic guard Jodie Meeks, second from left, loses control of the ball as he drives the lane for a basket past, from left, Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried, guard Emmanuel Mudiay and forward Danilo Gallinari, of Italy, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Broncos Joseph Football
Vance Joseph, left, smiles as general manager John Elway looks on after Joseph was introduced as the new head coach of the Denver Broncos during a news conference at the team's headquarters Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Dolphins Joseph Football
Miami Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph throws the football to free safety Walt Aikens (35) during NFL football practice, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Davie, Fla. Joseph has been linked to coaching vacancies in the NFL, but says he hasn't spent any time thinking about his future while his team is in the playoffs. The Dolphins play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a playoff game on Sunday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Broncos General Manager John Elway, left, poses with new coach Vance Joseph shortly after Denver hired Joseph as its new coach. Photo by the Denver Broncos via Twitter.
Colorado Arizona Basketball
Arizona's Jethro Tshisumpa, behind Obinna Oleka (5) and Colorado's Xavier Johnson (11) scuffle after a foul in the first half of an NCAA college basketball in in Tempe, Ariz., Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. Tshisumpa and Johnson were ejected after an altercation. (Patrick Breen/The Arizona Republic via AP)
Raiders Texans Football
Oakland Raiders fans pose for a photo before the first half of an AFC Wild Card NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Oakland Raiders, Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
Draft Lottery Basketball
Denver Nuggets president Josh Kroenke listens for the Nuggets' position in the NBA basketball draft during the draft lottery, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Raiders Broncos Football
Denver Broncos linebacker Zaire Anderson is taken off the field on a cart after an injury during the second half of the team's NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Broncos Kubiak Resigns Football
Gary Kubiak reacts at a news conference as he steps down as head coach of the Denver Broncos because of health concerns Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at team headquarters in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)