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Memphis Grizzlies’ Vince Carter, right, talks with Jeff Green (32) during a timeout in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic, Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in Orlando, Fla. Memphis won 106-96. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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.