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Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini chats with Mikey Adams in Las Vegas

Nov 22, 2013|

"Boom Boom" joins Mikey and talks about the current state of boxing including the Pacquiao-Rios fight.

Transcript - will not be 100% accurate

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