NBA: There is life after LeBron James, says Cleveland's Kevin Love

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    • Kevin Love playing in 11th NBA season
    • Was No. 5 pick in 2008 from UCLA
    • Won championship with Cavs in 2016

    (CNN)He may wear size-19 sneakers, but Kevin Love still has some big shoes to fill.

    For the first time since arriving in Cleveland four years ago, Love is expected to play the role of Cavaliers' floor general -- a position previously filled by a certain someone named LeBron James.
      Now that the megastar has taken his scoring and leadership skills to the Los Angeles Lakers, Love will begin his 11th season as the Cavs No. 1 option on offense and a senior voice in the locker room.