Portland Trail Blazers’ Allen Crabbe (23) celebrates after making a 3-point basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, in New York. The Trail Blazers won 116-104. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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.