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Pau Gasol describes UNICEF trip to Chad as 'intense'

August 31, 2012|By Mark Medina

Among the highlights of my interview in the video above with Lakers forward Pau Gasol, who spent the last  week in the African nation of Chad as a UNICEF ambassador:

--Why he described the trip as "intense"

--How he processes the suffering he sees around the region

--How Gasol helped with feeding and sanitation efforts

--Playing pickup basketball games with the citizens there, mostly as a perimeter player

--What he plans to do with his own foundation

--The rest of his offseason plans


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