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Lakers willed themselves to title

Updated: June 18, 2010, 2:33 AM ET
By Rick Fox | Special to ESPNLosAngeles.com

Editor's note: Rick Fox offers a unique view of the latest NBA Finals showdown between the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics, having worn the uniforms of both teams. He was a Celtic from 1991 to '97 and a Laker from 1998 to 2004, winning three championships in purple and gold.

Game 7 of the NBA Finals. Who could play in a game like this and not feel nervous?

Nobody.

Any player who tells you he doesn't feel the pressure is not being honest.

But ...

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