The “Creed II” trailer opens by reminding us “If we don’t do what we love, then we wouldn’t exist.” It’s a tale of passion, and of vengeance. Likkit’s Western Conference semi-finals hype video builds off that moment, with the beats by DMX laid over the ringing bell of boxing.
It’s message is simple — we are a team. Through all the ups and downs, we are a team.
And then a modern take on Rocky’s theme plays. It’s a reminder of history, and greatness, and how certain rivalries span generations.