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Discussion in 'Other Brands' started by cwashburn6, May 23, 2014.

  1. cwashburn6

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    I love the quality that comes with each of these shoes, for a great price, and are a great on court option
    check out nightwings new vid on some of they're signature shoes
     
  2. iks mod

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    @cwashburn6  thanks for starting off this thread.  I'm really considering picking up one of the low top models to try out (Raptor Lo or Phantom Lo).  That streetball-oriented pair looks interesting too.  Price isn't bad and they look as if they fit great.  Materials do look solid too.
     
  3. rchrstphr

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    Definitely, this brand is doing some really cool things and their shoes look great which isn't usually the case with up and comers.
     
  4. iks mod

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    Think I'm actually set on ordering a pair of Raptor Los -- can't decide between the white, the black/white and the grey/white though.  All look good imo.  Might have to go with all white.  Been a while since I bought a pair of straight white hoop shoes
     
  5. nickthesneakerkid

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    Just ordered a pair of grey 997's from commonwealth's website. Got the last 11. They still have a 13 if anyone's interested.
     
  6. iks mod

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    Assuming you're talking NB?  I think you've got the wrong thread.  Thanks for the info though
     
  7. nickthesneakerkid

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    Ha. Clicked on the wrong thread. My bad
     
  8. iks mod

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    No prob -- I've done that my share of times haha
     
  9. iks mod

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    Ordered the raptor lo in white/silver yesterday. Looking forward to trying these out
     
  10. cdelong35

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    Ii ordered a pair of phantom lows in the blk/wht colorway. I will post some pics.
     
  11. dipsetgeneral

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    Not for me...
     
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  12. aznpride1150

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    Got the low all white pair.
    Will post my opinion after a few hour of play tonight. First try: as many have stated quality and feel is much more comfortable than many of Nike out there
     
  13. iks mod

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    @aznpride1150  did you order from the Brandblack website or Jackthreads?

    Just curious how long they took to ship.  Ordered mine Friday and expecting a little delay because of memorial day weekend, but haven't received shipping conf. yet
     
  14. aznpride1150

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    I ordered from jacktreads since I got ebates on that site and my shipping address doesn't match my billing. Took maybe about 4days from ordering
     
  15. iks mod

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    Thanks
     
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    From just a quick try-on, the raptor lo seems to be great.  Messed up my lower back recently, but hoping to give them a go by the end of the week
     
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    Glad to see there is a NT Brandblack thread. I am tossing around the idea of getting either the black J Crossover or black Raptor mids here soon. Love the box and dust bag included with these as shown on NW's review. I am a quality fiend when it comes to sneakers and this brand definitely has my attention.
     
  18. iks mod

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    Tom -- you won't be disappointed. Construction is solid on these. The materials feel great both in hand and while playing.

    I've had the Raptor Lo for a few weeks now and it's just a solid all-around shoe.  The traction has been the biggest surprise for me as it's worked extremely well.  The fit on the raptor lo reminds me a lot of the Kobe 5.  The Jetlon midsole setup is firm, but has a liveliness to it which plays very smooth IMO.  Just a well-made, no-nonsense great all-around performer.  Highly recommended.  I'm curious to see what they bring out in 2015 based on some of the sneak peak images.
     
  19. tom a

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    This is a quote from an interview with the designer of the J Crossover 2, which is slated for release in Holiday '14...
    Sounds really cool. 
     
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    ^Thanks for sharing.  I've seen images but hadn't seen the quote.  I've been a little let down by the flyknit on the Kobe 9 so I'm super intrigued with how these will come out