I watched this last night, and kept saying “there’s no way he can catch the Frenchy”. The guys calling the race for NBC agreed. But then old-man Lezak decided to swim out of his mind and mow down the worlds fastest 100 meter swimmer. What unfolded was compelling drama that still gives me the goose-bumps after watching it 12 times in the last few hours. I’m officially “hooked” on the Olympics.
Best Swimming Relay Ever