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Lisa Leslie & Husband Welcome Second Child

Former WNBA player Lisa Leslie and husband of five years, Michael Lockwood have welcomed their second child, reports PEOPLE. Son Michael Joseph Lockwood II was born at 3:21 a.m. on Tuesday, (April 6th,) weighing 7lbs., 13oz. and was 21.5 inches long.

The couple, who revealed in December that they were expecting a son, to be nicknamed MJ, are also parents to 2-year-old daughter, Lauren Jolie, and Lockwood's two teenaged children from his previous marriage, Mikaela, 15, and Gabrielle, 18.

 

Lisa Leslie Expecting Baby No. 2

Retired pro basketball star Lisa Leslie and husband Michael Lockwood are expecting their second child together this May – a baby boy!

“We are excited,” says Lisa, as she shares the happy news with PEOPLE exclusively. “When we found out he was a boy, Michael shouted, 'Yes, thank you Jesus!” she adds, jokingly.

The couple, who plan to name their some Michael Joseph Lockwood Jr. and call him M.J. for short, are hopeful that with the same initial as Michael Jordan, their son might have a basketball career in the future as well: “I imagine M.J. won’t be shorter than 6'6,” says Lisa, whose 6’5” of height has lead her to become a three-time WNBA MVP and four-time Olympic gold medalist.

Lisa and Michael, 44, have been married since 2005 and have a daughter together – 2 ½-year-old Lauren Jolie. Michael also has two teenage children from his previous marriage – Mikaela, 15, and Gabrielle, 18.

 

Congrats: Lisa Leslie is Expecting A Baby Boy


Lisa Leslie and husband Michael Lockwood are expecting their second child in May. More details under the hood.

Lisa became pregnant in September, during her last month with the Los Angeles Sparks. She said her husband was really excited once he found out she was expecting a boy. The two already have a daughter who is 2. The couple plan to name their son Michael Joseph Lockwood, Jr., and call him M.J. for short. With the same initials as basketball legend Michael Jordan, Lisa is hopeful that basketball will be in her son’s future. Congrats to them.