Jabari Brown, Tyreke Evans
Los Angeles Lakers guard Jabari Brown, right, shoots as New Orleans Pelicans guard Tyreke Evans defends during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, April 1, 2015, in Los Angeles. The Pelicans won 113-92. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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.