Michael Phelps earns expected Olympic berth
OMAHA - All month long in chlorinated circles the question had been, would he or wouldn’t he? Would Michael Phelps take on archrival Ryan Lochte in the grueling 400-meter individual medley on opening evening of the Olympic swimming trials here? Or would he save his ammunition for the five other events that he has on his menu? If you know the man and what drives him, the answer was obvious.