Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan reacts at the end of Game 4 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers Monday, April 25, 2016, in Portland, Ore. The Trail Blazers won 98-84. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer)
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.