Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) reacts after making a three-point basket against the Chicago Bulls in the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Oct. 19, 2015. The Hornets won 94-86. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Chuck Burton
October 19, 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Kemba Walker scored 22 points, Jeremy Lin added 18 points and eight rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets defeated the Chicago Bulls 94-86 on Monday night to remain undefeated in the preseason.

The Hornets (6-0) also got 11 points from P.J. Hairston in his first game back from a calf injury.

BULLS: Jimmy Butler had 18 points, but was 0 for 4 from 3-point range. ... Taj Gibson had a preseason-high 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting along with nine rebounds. ... Chicago was 6 of 27 from beyond the 3-point arc.

HORNETS: Jeremy Lamb left the game with a sprained right ankle and did not return. It's unclear how long he'll be out.

STAR WATCH: Pau Gasol had the night off for the Bulls.

MIDSEASON FORM: Joakim Noah recorded his first double-double of the preseason with 12 points and 13 rebounds.

UP NEXT:: Chicago hosts Indiana on Tuesday. Charlotte visits Detroit on Wednesday.

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