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Willing to take 'the shot'

Originally Published: December 24, 2003
By Jay Bilas | Special to ESPN.com

There is nothing more exciting, or gut-wrenching, than the last shot in a one-possession game. The idea of having the ball in your hands, and the fate of your team, with one shot can make the knees of even the most battle tested veteran shake. When victory or defeat is on the line, and there is time to think and contemplate the consequences of each outcome, pressure can get to the best of men.

Of course, strategy often dictates which player will take the last shot. The last shot can go to ...

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