LaMarcus Aldridge, Avery Bradley
Portland Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge (12) drives against Boston Celtics’ Avery Bradley (0) during an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Saturday Jan.11, 2014. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens)
Erik Gundersen is the Trail Blazers beat reporter for The Columbian. He's a graduate of the Allen School of Journalism and Communication at the University of Oregon in addition earning a degree in Spanish. He's covered the NBA for four seasons. You can also occasionally find his work on ESPN.com's NBA section for their TrueCities series. He also fist-bumped with Kanye West once. Follow @BlazerBanter on twitter for more Blazers and NBA news.