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The Milwaukee Bucks front office has seen enough.  After trading for J.J. Reddick and having their interim head coach not play him, Bucks brass felt a permanent change was needed. RealGM is reporting that the Milwaukee Bucks have relieved interim coach Jim Boylan of his duties, and will target Stan Van Gundy and Kelvin Sampson early on in their head coach search. Boylan went 22-28 as head coach, helping the Bucks secure the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference.
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