Video: The pressure of a Game 7


One game. Winner take all where an NBA Championship is on the line. There is no Game 8, no other chances, no more tomorrow.

That is what the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat face tonight in Game 7 of the NBA Finals. Needless to say, there is a considerable amount of pressure on both teams to perform well and bring home the NBA title to their respective city.

So what exactly is the impact on a player in such a high-pressure game?

Check out what happens physically and mentally on a player in a Game 7 via ESPN's Sports Science segment.