The New York Knicks have given fans plenty to cheer about for the first time in many years.
The Knicks are 17-12, currently the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference, and have a very good chance at making the playoffs.
If the Knicks are to make the playoffs, they have the talent on their roster contend for the NBA Finals.
The recent play of Amar'e Stoudemire and Raymond Felton will greatly contribute to the Knicks' playoff run.
Here are 10 reasons why the Knicks are legitimate NBA Finals contenders this season.