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The Milwaukee Bucks are facing a critical offseason with plenty of tough decisions ahead. General Manager Jon Horst has decided to stay with the team despite interest from the Detroit Pistons. The team has limited financial resources this offseason and will need to make careful choices with their five unrestricted free agents.

One key player set to hit unrestricted free agency is Thanasis Antetokounmpo, known for his energy and locker room presence. However, a devastating Achilles injury has sidelined him for the upcoming season, casting doubt on his future with the team. It remains to be seen if he could potentially return in a different capacity under new head coach Doc Rivers.

Malik Beasley had a rollercoaster season with the Bucks, showing promise as a three-point shooter before struggling with shooting percentages and playing time in the playoffs. He may be looking for a bigger payday in free agency, but Milwaukee could offer him a minimum deal to provide bench depth next season.

Patrick Beverley, who was acquired midseason via trade, thrived with the Bucks and is a favorite to be re-signed. However, the team will need to be cautious about the potential cost of signing the soon-to-be 36-year-old guard. Beverley played a crucial role on both ends of the court and has proven to be a valuable asset for the team.

Jae Crowder’s time in Milwaukee is likely over after a forgettable season and playoff performance. The team needs to upgrade their athleticism on the wing, and Crowder may not be the answer they are looking for. It’s time for both parties to move on and explore other options for the upcoming season.

Danilo Gallinari, a buyout signing for the Bucks this season, showed flashes of potential in the playoffs but may look to join a championship contender next season. Milwaukee may not be the right fit for Gallinari as they seek to improve their roster with more athletic players. The team will need to make strategic moves in free agency to address their weaknesses and build a competitive team for the upcoming season.

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