MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love has left the team to mourn the passing of his maternal grandmother.
The team says Carol Lee Craig died on Wednesday night, when Love and the Wolves were in Mexico City to play the San Antonio Spurs. That game was postponed because of a problem in the arena and the Wolves flew home late Wednesday night.READ MORE: 5 St. Cloud Bank Employees Unharmed After Hourslong Hostage Ordeal; Ray Reco McNeary In Custody
The team says Love will not practice on Friday. The Wolves next play against the Miami Heat on Saturday night.READ MORE: How Much Is A Mother's Work Worth?
Love’s status for the game is unknown. His grandmother’s death also forced Love to cancel two community appearances scheduled for Friday that related to his annual winter coat drive.MORE NEWS: COVID Restrictions: Walz To End Capacity Restrictions By May 28, Mask Mandate By July 1
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