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Michael Phelps could be reinstated for world championships
Michael Phelps could be reinstated for world championships

Michael Phelps could be reinstated to the U.S. team for the FINA World Championships in August, a decision that would give the record-setting swimmer a significant meet to point to as he prepares for a possible Olympic bid in 2016. USA Swimming removed Phelps from its World Championship team as part of his punishment for a drunken driving arrest at the end of September. ESPN reported Tuesday night that the record-setting Olympian had talked informally with USA Swimming executive director Chuck Wielgus about a possible reinstatement for the meet in Kazan, Russia. “It's complicated, but there are ways in which it could happen,” Wielgus told ESPN. “There's a...

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