CHARLOTTE, NC – Heat center Hassan Whiteside missed Sunday's practice for the Heat.
Whiteside is nursing a bruise to his thigh.
The injury happened during the second half of the Heat's Game 3 loss to Charlotte.
Whiteside said he expects to play on Monday.
The Heat lead the Hornets 2-1 in their best of 7 series.
Chris Bosh attended practice and was with his teammates.
However, Bosh did not practice and has no immediate plans to return to action.