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Michael Phelps still has fire to win

Updated: May 15, 2014, 6:57 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Michael Phelps is trying some new things: A more relaxed approach. A lighter workload. A willingness to accept that things aren't going to be perfect every day.

He insists that one thing hasn't changed at all.

His desire to win.

Phelps is preparing for the second meet in his swimming comeback, entering two events at the Charlotte Grand Prix. He will compete Friday in the 100-meter butterfly and 200 freestyle.

For now, results aren't that important. ...

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