Michael Phelps jumps into gene pool, becomes 1st-time father

Michael Phelps is a first-time father. The 18-time Olympic gold medalist and fiancee Nicole Johnson welcomed Boomer Robert Phelps on Thursday night in Arizona, where Phelps has been training in preparation for the Rio Olympics. ''Healthy and happy!!! Best feeling I have ever felt in my life!!!'' Phelps posted on Instagram on Saturday in announcing his son's name and arrival date...
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New dad Michael Phelps shares photo of his son Boomer

Michael Phelps is a dad. The 22-time Olympic medal winner's fiance, Nicole Johnson, gave birth to the couple's first child —€” Boomer Robert — on Thursday, and Phelps posted a photo of the family to Instagram Saturday. Phelps skipped a recent meet in Atlanta because of Johnson's looming due date. He's currently preparing to swim in the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, his fifth Olympics...
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Michael Phelps distracts Oregon State free throw shooter with medals, Speedo (Video)

Michael Phelps made an appearance in the Arizona State student section Friday night to distract Oregon State free throw shooters. The Sun Devils are famous for their “Curtain of Distraction,” in which some sort of distraction is unveiled from behind the curtain as an opponent is about to shoot free throws. Friday, the distraction was Phelps, wearing a Speedo and a pile of Olympic...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps distracts FT shooter shirtless behind ASU’s ‘Curtain of Distraction’

Michael Phelps is currently training for the Olympics, but he made a pretty awesome cameo at Thursday night’s Oregon State-Arizona State game. Phelps was in attendance for the Pac-12 matchup at Wells Fargo Arena, and boy, did he make an entrance. Phelps wasn’t seated in some secluded area or hanging out in the press box. No, he popped out of ASU’s “Curtain of Distraction”...
Via The Sports Daily
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Olympian Michael Phelps Strips To Speedo, Distracts Free Throw Shooter (Videos)

Michael Phelps never went to college. The world clearly missed out on Michael Phelps in college. The swimmer and most decorated Olympian of all time added a new line to his already impressive resume on Thursday: Featured guest behind The Curtain of Distraction. Phelps aided the Arizona State basketball student section during a Pac-12 contest against Oregon State. We’ll let the...
Via NESN.com
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps featured behind ASU’s ‘Curtain of Distraction’

Michael Phelps was at Arizona State University Thursday night as a featured member behind the school’s legendary “Curtain of Distraction.” In case you’re unfamiliar with this, they bring out a portable curtain while opposing players attempt free throws and people try to distract them from sinking them. Phelps, who will be an assistant swim coach for the Sun Devils after...
Via Sportsnaut
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps, girlfriend announce they're having a baby

Michael Phelps and his fiancee Nicole Johnson announced on Wednesday that they are expecting a child, and it’s a boy. Phelps revealed the big news with a post on Instagram. “We found out 8 weeks ago we were expecting … Today we’re over 12 weeks and it looks like we’re having a boy!!!” Phelps wrote....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps was in 'really dark place' after DUI arrest

Michael Phelps seemingly had it all. He was one of the most recognizable sports figures in the world, and he had the Olympic medals to back it up. But Phelps’ life changed back in September 2014 when the Olympic swimmer was arrested for a DUI. And the days after his arrest were extremely painful. “I was in a really dark place,” Phelps told Sports Illustrated’s Tim Layden...
Via NESN.com
November 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps gets engaged to beauty queen girlfriend

By Larry Brown Michael Phelps is officially off the market. The 18-time gold medalist swimmer announced on social media early Sunday morning that he and girlfriend Nicole Johnson had gotten engaged. “She said yes,” Phelps wrote on Twitter and Instagram as the caption for a photo of them together in the snow. Johnson seemed equally ecstatic, writing on Instagram, “I...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Phelps' self-proclaimed girlfriend was born a man

A woman named Taylor Lianne Chandler claims she is dating Michael Phelps. This woman was once a man. Chandler, 41, recently revealed on Facebook that she was born David Roy Fitch before changing her sex during her teenage years. Chandler was put on testosterone blockers in her early teens and underwent surgery to get rid...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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