Marc Gasol, Meyers Leonard
Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol, from Spain, right, puts up a reverse layup against Portland Trail Blazers center Meyers Leonard during the second half of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Portland, Ore., Monday, April 27, 2015. (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.