Hello and welcome to Ante Up, XXL’s podcast where the hip-hop and sports worlds collide. For the 19th episode of our sports podcast, XXL‘s Manny Maduakolam and Roger Krastz sat down with MMG rapper Rockie Fresh.

Kicking off their conversation in this week's episode, the fellas talk about the controversial and delicate situation between Los Angeles Lakers' D'Angelo Russell and his teammate Nick Young. Rockie later opens up about his love for the Chicago Bulls and the impact NBA legend Michael Jordan made throughout his career. Staying on the topic of Jordan, Rockie talks to the fellas about his favorite MJ memory and how the NBA great changed the game. The "God Is Great" rapper also touches on his love for boxing and the current state of the sport.

Rockie Fresh closes up the podcast with the XXL guys speaking about his current mixtapes, the next MMG compilation project and his future tour dates.

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