This team was a disaster. They won the bronze medal, hindered by issues surrounding the lack of team cohesion. This team lost three games total, including a blowout to Puerto Rico. Anthony didn't get much playing time sitting behind Richard Jefferson and Shawn Marion, and he was criticized when he spoke up about it. The criticisms of the 2004 Olympic team and, more specifically, Allen Iverson drew parallels to the same old red, white, and bigoted stereotypes projected on African-Americans and hip-hop culture: too self-absorbed, too lazy, not patriotic, a bad attitude. Tattoos and braids weren't what people wanted accompanying a jersey with the letters "U-S-A" embroidered across the chest.