San Antonio Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard (2) calls to teammates during the first half of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers, Friday, April 24, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate)
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.