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The Cavaliers need to find a non-LeBron identity. Michigan's John Beilein could help.

May 13, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

For 16 years, the Cleveland Cavaliers have had one of two identities: the team that LeBron James led or the team that LeBron James left.

The disparate fortunes in those two states has been stark, with James representing the difference between success and hopelessness, relevance and irrelevance. In 11 seasons with James, the Cavaliers won 62 percent of their games, made the Finals five times and claimed the only title in franchise history. In five seasons without him, they have won 29 perce...