Gordon Hayward, C.J. McCollum
Utah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward (20) falls after being fouled by Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum (3) during the fourth quarter of an NBA preseason basketball game Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, in Salt Lake City. C.J. McCollum was ejected from the game. The Trail Blazers won 88-81. (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.