Robin Lopez, Zach Randolph
Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez, reacts after he is called for fouling Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. Randolph scored 14 points and pulled in 13 rebounds as they beat the Trail Blazers 112-99(AP Photo/Don Ryan)
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.