09/08/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Michael Phelps Talks To Matt Lauer About His Quest For 8 Golds

This morning, Matt Lauer interviewed a mustached Michael Phelps on the Today show from Beijing. Phelps talked to Lauer about what it will mean to be the most decorated athlete in the history of the Olympics. And as Lauer points out, "that's a lot of history." Here's the interview: