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Brown: I can't coach effort

Updated: August 16, 2004, 3:14 PM ET
By Steve Woodward | Special to ESPN.com

ATHENS, Greece -- Allen Iverson's message to fellow U.S. basketball Olympians is a sobering one: the Olympics are not a dream, so wake up and prepare for a few slaps to the face.

On Tuesday, the Americans play host nation Greece, which was a 76-54 winner against Australia in its Olympic opener.

"I don't think we'll get any calls (against Greece)," Iverson said Monday afternoon during an appearance for shoe sponsor Reebok scheduled long before Sunday's mind boggling 92-73 opening-round ...

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