Alec Burks, Andray Blatche
Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks (10) drives past Brooklyn Nets center Andray Blatche (0) for a shot attempt during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Brooklyn won 105 – 99. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)
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.