Wesley Matthews, Marco Belinelli
Portland Trail Blazers guard Wesley Matthews, left, works the ball in on San Antonio Spurs guard Marco Belinelli during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015. Matthews led the Trail Blazers in scoring with 31 points as Portland won 111-95.
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.