Khris Middleton, Brandon Knight
Milwaukee Bucks’ Khris Middleton, is picked up by teammate Brandon Knight (11) after scoring the game-winning basket against the Phoenix Suns after an NBA basketball game Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, in Phoenix. The Bucks won 96-94. (AP Photo/Matt York)
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.