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Keith Bogans started all 82 games at shooting guard, and Forman said he “had a good year for us.” Whether the team picks up its option on him remains to be seen. The deadline is July 10, but the looming lockout figures to put that on hold.

“We like our team,” Forman said. “Our feeling is still for the most part is that it’s a young team that’s going have a chance to grow together down the road. We want to give this team a chance to grow together.”

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AP freelancer Bradford Doolittle in Deerfield, Ill., contributed to this report.