With the prize acquisitions of Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups, the New York Knicks are no longer just a fun team. They are a competitive team.
We're not hear to talk about their new-found contender status, though.
We want to talk about the NBA's most fun teams to watch.
The NBA is an entertainment based league. It's not all about the game; its about who is in the crowd, it's about rare feats of athleticism, it's about fun contests and promos and music in the arena.
When the team that occupies the building is compelling to watch, that's just a bonus. Once a franchise gets you in your seat at the arena, they don't really care what the score is, they just need to keep you coming back.
With the huge influx of special talent in today's NBA, the quality of product is improving across the league. Some teams still stink, but a good number are good or getting better. Good, however, is not the same as entertaining or fun.
In terms of fun and entertainment value, these are the top nine teams that the NBA has to offer.