Shawne Williams, Joel Anthony, Joel Freeland
Detroit Pistons forward Shawne Williams, right, is held back by teammate Joel Anthony after an altercation with Portland Trail Blazers forward Joel Freeland, from England, second from left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Friday, March 13, 2015. Both players were ejected from the game. The Trail Blazers won 118-99. (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.