C.J. McCollum, Willie Cauley-Stein
Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum (3) shoots over Sacramento Kings center Willie Cauley-Stein (00) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
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.