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James “Bonecrusher” Smith Could Still Kick Your Ass

Over the course of a nearly two-decade-long career in professional boxing, Magnolia native James “Bonecrusher” Smith fought the cream of the heavyweight-division crop in the 1980s and ’90s, including the legendary figures Larry Holmes and Mike Tyson. In 1986, Smith became WBA heavyweight champion with a shocking first-round knockout of Tim Witherspoon (see above), the […]