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What's next for the Bucks?

5/16/2013 - NBA Milwaukee Bucks Miami Heat + more
Larry Sanders and the Milwaukee Bucks are most likely in for a long 2013-14 season. David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images

Despite assurances from Brandon Jennings that the Bucks would win their first-round playoff series in six games, Milwaukee's season came to a merciful end today at the hands of the defending champion Miami Heat.

The Bucks were the quintessential sacrificial lamb, having moonwalked their way into the playoffs by virtue of being a little less horrible than the other Eastern Conference cellar-dwellers.

A .500 team under former coach Scott Skiles, the Bucks went 22-28 under interim coach Jim Boylan and still made it to the postseason. Here's a quick look at how the Bucks stumbled through the second half of the season and the first round of the playoffs. And more importantly, where do they go from here?


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