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The Milwaukee Bucks double-teamed Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson every time he touched the ball in Wednesday’s regular season opener.

Matchup to Watch: Charlotte Hornets’ Al Jefferson vs. Memphis Grizzlies’ Marc Gasol: Jefferson is one of the NBA’s top low-post scorers and Gasol is a former NBA defensive player of the year.

Point guard Kemba Walker officially signed extension Thursday that was agreed to Tuesday night. Sources say deal will start the 2015-16 season and run through 2018-19.

Charlotte Hornets forward Jeff Taylor was sentenced Thursday in connection with a domestic violence conviction, according to multiple media reports.

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