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Michael Phelps: A golden shoulder to cry on

Hackett (left) and Phelps golfing at the Scottsdale National Golf Club in Arizona.


NEARLY a week into their most recent therapeutic reunion, Michael Phelps and Grant Hackett, two giants of Olympic swimming, sat down to breakfast and wondered how they would explain themselves to their children someday.

The conversations they foresaw had nothing to do with...

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