Lisa Leslie has two biological kids, Michael Joseph and Lauren Jolie. Stepchildren Mikaela and Gabrielle are daughters of her husband from his previous marriage.
Lisa Leslie, former professional basketball player was born July 7, 1972 in Gardena, California. In 2001, Leslie was the first WNBA player to gain the regular season MVP, the All-Star Game MVP and the playoff MVP in the same season.
In 2002, Leslie was the WNBA all-time leading scorer and was named MVP of the WNBA Championship. She was a member of the gold-winning U.S. Olympic teams in 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008. And in 2009, she retired from the WBNA.
According to Dime Magazine, Not long after rumors spread about a possible WNBA Dunk Contest, dunking legend Lisa Leslie reveals to AOL MAKERS how she first learned to slam. The 6-5 Leslie first dunked in the ninth grade using a tennis ball, and ironically, it didn’t even happen in basketball practice. It was during track practice and it all happened... Find out more here.