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Can it be fixed in seven days?

Updated: August 22, 2004, 3:33 PM ET
By Seth Wickersham | ESPN The Magazine

ATHENS, Greece -- Ten days.

Larry Brown keeps talking about it. Players mention it, too.

It's the closest thing you'll hear to an out-and-out excuse for why the American hoopsters have lost as many games in these Games as they did in their previous, oh, 68 years.

It's the reason, they say, why Team USA plays defense like five guys trying to find their car keys.

It's the reason, they say, why the shots aren't falling.

It's ...

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