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Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews (2) celebrates with Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez (42) at the end of an overtime NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors in Portland, Ore., Sunday, April 13, 2014. The Blazers won the game 119-117. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
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.