J.J. Redick, Ed Davis, C.J. McCollum, Mason Plumlee
Los Angeles Clippers guard J.J. Redick, right, shoots a buzzer-beater as Portland Trail Blazers center Ed Davis (17), guard C.J. McCollum (3) and center Mason Plumlee (24) defend at the end of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Thursday, March 24, 2016. The Clippers won 96-94. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
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.