Oklahoma City and Milwaukee were officially eliminated from the NBA Playoffs just the other day. There are many questions about both teams and their future is not necessarily bright.
In recent years, the NBA’s 4 vs. 5 seed in the NBA Playoffs is the NCAA Tournament version of 5 vs. 12 seeds. The fourth seed struggles and has often been eliminated in the first round. This was the case for Oklahoma City, falling to Utah in six games.
While it might have seemed impressive Milwaukee pushed Boston to seven games, the fact the Bucks could not defeat the Celtics without their best player, Kyrie Irving, says a great deal about Milwaukee.
Here is what each off-season will hold for both teams.