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Michael Phelps Promotes 1-Year-Old Son as Next Olympic Swimming Champ

Michael Phelpss son, Boomer (Video Screenshot)
Michael Phelpss son, Boomer (Video Screenshot)

We thought that 2016 would be the last Olympics for 28-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps, but now he’s announced he will be training for 2032...




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  • Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova during the Fed Cup final in Strasbourg, eastern France on Nov. 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers in Indianapolis, on Nov. 16, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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