Ronny Turiaf, Rogin Lopez
Minnesota Timberwolves center Ronny Turiaf (32) grabs a rebound from Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez in the first quarter of their NBA basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014 in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)
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.