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History, differently, for Phelps

Updated: August 1, 2012, 10:25 AM ET
By Wayne Drehs | ESPN.com

LONDON -- For the past 15 years, Bob Bowman has watched Michael Phelps transform from an ornery 11-year-old into the greatest swimmer who ever lived. He's been there for all the medals, all the awards and all the nail-biting finishes. He's served as a father figure at times, teaching Phelps about life, how to drive a stick shift and how to tie a tie.

But ask Bob Bowman about when he's felt the greatest sense of pride for his pupil and the coach will now tell you the moment came on ...

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