Taylor, Charlotte Hornets forward, is put on paid leave by the Hornets while authorities investigate domestic violence charges. Taylor will not participate in any team activity. Hornet’s statement:
We have informed Jeffery Taylor that effective immediately he will not be participating in any team-related activities while the NBA is investigating his conduct in this matter. As an organization, we understand and appreciate the seriousness of this matter, and will assist the NBA and law enforcement in any way we can until this comes to an acceptable resolution. We have spoken with Jeffery and his representatives and they fully understand our position.