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Bolt, Phelps share mountaintop

Updated: August 13, 2012, 7:49 PM ET
By Michael Wilbon | ESPN.com

LONDON -- Every Olympic Games leave in their wake more compelling stories than you can keep track of, most uplifting, some wrenching. The host nation, all by itself, produced a range of sweet endings in London, from Jessica Ennis' win in the heptathlon, to Andy Murray's breakthrough in tennis, to Ben Ainslie's sailing to a medal in a fifth Olympics, to Mo Farah's middle-distance brilliance.

The Caribbean athletes and American sprinter Allyson Felix, among many others, go home as co-stars, ...

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