-Phelps has 18 gold medals and been in 4 Olympics before Rio but this will be his first time walking the opening ceremony
-"And now, I want to walk in the Opening Ceremony, take it all in, represent America in the best possible way and make my family proud. This time around, it's about so much more than medals," he said.
who's carrying your country's flag at the Olympics, ONTD? kinda forgot this starts on Friday...