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Bucks Reportedly Expected To Make 1 Key Player Available

Eric Bledsoe looks onto the court during a game in 2019-20 season.

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA - NOVEMBER 04: Eric Bledsoe #6 of the Milwaukee Bucks looks on during the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center on November 4, 2019 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Bucks defeated the Timberwolves 134-106. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

A second-round exit is not what the Milwaukee Bucks had in mind when they entered the NBA's bubble in Orlando, Florida. Yet another disappointing playoff finish has the team wondering if it's time to make changes to its roster.

Immediately after the Bucks lost to the Miami Heat, a rumor surfaced about the team showing interest in All-Star guard Chris Paul. He'd form a great trio with Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton.

If Milwaukee does want to make room for Paul, it'll have to get rid of one of its players on an expensive contract. According to NBA insider Shams Charania, the Bucks could move Eric Bledsoe this offseason.

Bledsoe has three years remaining on his current contract with the Bucks. The former Kentucky guard is set to make over $54 million during that span.

One of the major issues for Milwaukee is that Bledsoe hasn't performed well in the playoffs. He averaged 11.7 points and 5.9 assists per game for the Bucks this postseason.

There might not be many teams out there eager to take on Bledsoe's contract, but Milwaukee could package him with a couple of draft picks. It's also possible a chance of scenery allows him to return back to his 2016 form.

Whether or not Bledsoe is moved this offseason, it sounds like the Bucks are ready to shake things up.