Tyler Radecki
Saturday March 10th, 2012

The Houston Rockets may have failed to trade for Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol as part of the blocked three-team deal that would have sent Chris Paul to the Lakers, but they are still trying to acquire the big man, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.

[tweet https://twitter.com/WojYahooNBA/status/178218086757957633 align='center'] The Rockets, Lakers and Hornets had a deal in place that would have sent Gasol to Houston, but the NBA blocked the trade from being completed in December. Nevertheless, according to Wojnarowski, the Rockets are still interested in trading for Gasol, who is averaging 16.8 points and 10.5 rebounds per game this season.

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