Originally Posted by Bungalo Bill
That is a good point. IMO a players game should be centered around making the high-percentage shot over the low percentage shot before any shot you take. This helps fufill one of the main principles in tennis and that is to be consistent. When the situation calls for it, a player may take on more risk if they "own" the shot or has little choice. However, if the high percentage shot will give them the point, they should take it.
Please see a post #47 below