| Aug 1, 2011
| 11:32 PM
Michael Phelps is eagerly anticipating a showdown with Ian Thorpe at next year's London Olympics, should the Australian choose to race the men's 200-meter freestyle and set up another "Race of the Century."
Thorpe has returned to the pool after...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 4:30 AM
With the Shanghai Championships behind him ("Wait for London, Phelps Declares" Aug. 1), Michael Phelps and his coach, Bob Bowman, have a year to get our Baltimore Olympic star back on top. Mr. Phelps thrives on competition, and a few defeats only...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Michael Phelps' surprising decision to swim the punishing 400 individual medley at the Indianapolis Grand Prix on Friday was a topic of discussion today as elite swimmers began arriving for one of the last meets before the London Olympics four months from...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:21 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — A reflective Michael Phelpsreturned Wednesday to what he called the "birthplace" of his Olympic career, the city where he qualified for his first games and now will compete in five races over the next three days as he prepares for his...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 9:46 AM
New York Fashion Week kicked off last night with a star-studded bang.
Celebs were in full force attending shows and parties in the name of good fashion.
It started pretty early -- 5 p.m. to be exact -- at the Joseph Abboud menswear show at the New...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Christiane Amanpour was spotted Friday by our own Hilary Phelps at Bar Boulud, a restaurant near Lincoln Center frequented by New York Fashion Week attendees. The veteran journo was eating soup and sipping on what appeared to be a pink grapefruit...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 3:45 PM
For now, Michael Phelps is doing what any 27-year-old who has won more medals than any Olympian ever – and earned millions along the way – would probably do.
Vacation a little bit. (You’ve probably seen pictures of him in Las Vegas...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 11:41 AM
The grueling 400-meter individual medley, where Michael Phelps swims against American rival Ryan Lochte, is among the featured events during primetime coverage starting at 8 p.m. on WBAL-TV.
2:36 a.m. to 5 a.m. Opening...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 10:02 AM
For Baltimore area swimmers between the ages of 8 and 18, the last weekend of July is always an important time. It marks the end of the summer swim team season, as thousands of youngsters compete in divisional championships with trophies, ribbons and...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Who was that swimmer in the far lane, finishing fourth and failing to medal?
A sluggish-looking Michael Phelps launched his final Olympics Saturday night in uncharacteristic fashion, leaving the pool without a stop at the medal platform after a fourth-...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:27 AM
Another day, another shot at a bit of redemption. But this time it may be for Tyler Clary, the swimmer whose public dissing of teammate Michael Phelpscaused a verbal firestorm as the two headed to the Games.
Clary was widely viewed as the bad guy after...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:12 PM
LONDON — Unless you were named Ryan Lochte, Monday was a good day in the pool for the U.S. swim team.
Missy Franklin shrugged off the pressure of the most-important swim final of her 17-year-old life — and a tight time schedule — to win...