IOC, Phelps' sponsors ensure support
MANCHESTER, England -- The International Olympic Committee and two of Michael Phelps' leading sponsors expressed support for the Olympic great Monday, a day after he apologized for being photographed in a British newspaper inhaling from a marijuana pipe.
The IOC said Monday it was confident Phelps would learn from his "inappropriate behavior" and continue to serve as a role model.
Luxury Swiss watchmaker Omega termed Phelps' actions a private matter and "nonissue." Swim wear manufacturer ...
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