Soundbites on Phelps' Olympic performance
Comments from the world of sports and beyond on Michael Phelps' record-setting Games.
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LeBron James, Kobe Bryant( McClatchy-Tribune photo / August 17, 2008 )
Team USA basketball standouts LeBron James and Kobe Bryant look on as Michael Phelps competes in the 4 x 200 freestyle relay, the final race in his quest for eight gold medals.
"He's definitely one of the greatest athletes I've ever seen in my life," James said. "It's humbling for me and humbling for Kobe. It was unbelievable."