Gary Hall Jr. swims against the establishment tide -- and it works perfectly for him.
World record holder Brandon Hansen looked up, saw bronze instead of gold and started blaming everyone.
Michael Phelps fell short of gold, but it was still a stellar night in the pool for the U.S. on Monday.
Jenny Thompson only has two more chances to win an individual gold medal.
The U.S. women settled for silver in the 4x100 relay, but the foursome was not disappointed with the effort.
Things to watch: Sunday, Day 2
The U.S. swim team is maintaining a united front despite media hype surrounding one team member.
With multiple world record holders and outstanding Michael Phelps, the U.S. men's swim team doesn't lack strength.
Michael Phelps hasn't squelched talk of chasing the all-time record. But trials gave him a taste of how tough it will be.
Only one leg remains on Michael Phelps' journey to Athens, the Olympic Games' birthplace and, perhaps, the place where he will be re-born from teen sensation to swimming legend.
It may take a lot more than seven gold medals to change the way Americans think about swimming.