The Los Angeles Lakers aren't the only NBA team interested in trading for New Orleans Hornets point guard Chris Paul. Eight teams have reportedly contacted Hornets GM Dell Demps about acquiring Paul.

 The Los Angeles Clippers, Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors, Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, and Dallas Mavericks have called Demps. The New York Knicks have as well, but they lack the necessary trade assets to acquire Paul in a straight-up trade.

NBA Insider Sam Amick of cnnsi.com has the latest on Paul and his possible future employer. Click here to check it out.