Rajon Rondo, Charlie Villanueva
Dallas Mavericks guard Rajon Rondo, left, and teammate Charlie Villanueva, right, look on while sitting on the bench during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz Monday, April 13, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The Jazz won 109-92. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
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.