Tommy Hearns a part of Muhammad Ali tribute event years after admiring him

Posted at 9:22 AM, Sep 24, 2016

Boxing great Tommy Hearns visited the WXYZ Detroit studios to discuss his involvement with a Muhammad Ali tribute event in Chicago this weekend.

Hearns is speaking to hundreds of kids at an event put on by Ali's daughter and son-in-law.

He shared a story with Brad Galli about staying at Ali's house, in The Greatest's room, and finding a pair of his boxing shorts.