And one might say that it was a successful one.
After all, they fought through the rough spots and found themselves in the playoffs for the first time in three years.
But for a team that went 38-44 leading up to the postseason, there's no denying that plenty of luck was involved as well.
While the Bucks are still competing, some fans probably can't help but wonder what would have occurred had certain players stepped it up another level.
Players were graded on how well they filled their specific role on the team. Role players earning the same grade as starters doesn't necessarily equate to having a better season and salary is also factored in.
Grades were given in letter format and presented in alphabetical order by last name.
*All statistics used are courtesy of Basketball Reference*