Kevin Love misses game vs. Heat

Updated: December 7, 2013, 8:11 PM ET
By Michael Wallace | ESPN.com

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love will miss Saturday's game against the Miami Heat as he continues to be away from the team following the death of his grandmother.

Love, the league's leading rebounder, left the team Thursday and has been in Oregon with his family. Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman said Love is likely to return to Minnesota on Sunday and could be back in the lineup for Monday's game at Detroit.

The Heat were also short-handed Saturday, ...

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