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Spitz? Phelps? The Thorpedo? Who is the best?

Updated: April 2, 2007, 4:22 PM ET
By Amy Rosewater | Special to ESPN.com

Michael Phelps has accomplished more in swimming than he ever imagined. He has Olympic gold -- six times over. He has world records -- even while sporting a goatee. He has achieved international fame and endorsements galore.

But there is one title he's really after: Becoming one of the greatest swimmers of all time, if not the greatest. In the minds of some swimming experts, Phelps has already achieved that goal. . Even though Phelps didn't break Mark Spitz's record of seven Olympic ...

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