Tie Domi first met Mark Wahlberg when the Oscar-nominated actor was 18-year-old Marky Mark, having traveled to Toronto with his orchestral Funky Bunch to entertain the Canadian masses. Which means there's a good chance one or both of them were wearing acid-wash overalls at the time.
Now 41, Wahlberg had decided to take their friendship to the next level. The punches-to-the-face level. For charity, of course.
"Hey, Tie Domi, I'm officially challenging you [to a fight]. Because there's no hockey, I'm officially challenging you to a fight at the Air Canada Centre. Are you in or not? ... Don't duck me. … We're gonna have to open the double doors so your head can fit through."
Oh snap, that's how they do it in Boston, kiiiiiiiiid. Say hello to you muthah fuh me.
The two met again on Wednesday morning at a charity event, where Wahlberg again issued the challenge (at about the 3:30 mark):