Will Barton, Jameer Nelson
Denver Nuggets forward Will Barton, left, celebrates with guard Jameer Nelson after the teammates hit back-to-back baskets that prompted the Utah Jazz to call a time out in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 27, 2015, in Denver. The Nuggets won 107-91. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
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.