Patty Mills, Will Barton, Thomas Robinson
San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills (8) defends against Portland Trail Blazers’ Will Barton (5) and Thomas Robinson (41) during game four of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series game in Portland, Ore., Monday May 12, 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.