Nike KD 12

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  1. nstanton

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    I thought of this too. I think the combination of the full length zoom and lateral tpu wrap should be sufficient.
     
  2. bballkid11

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    If it hits ID it will be GOAT status
     
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  3. SC kid

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    I like the holes around the ankle.

    I like everything about these except Kevin durant
     
  4. salacious crumb

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  5. alchemist iq

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    If you pay attention you’ll see it too
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  6. us3less

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    Wait, wait... correct me if I'm wrong. if I'm reading this correctly, this shoe has articulated Zoom Air woven into the upper instead of a strobel, and then on top of that, there is a double-stacked Zoom Air unit in the heel?! So in the heel, you have like... 3 units of Zoom Air?!
     
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  7. SC kid

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    There's also zoom in the tounge and articulated zoom in the laces
     
  8. spoonmanofthehour

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    I like the shoe, I really dislike Durant. Oh boy, what to do, what to do..
     
  9. us3less

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    And in the ankle collar, too?! Crazy as hell. Will it come with surgical tools to replace your heel bone with Zoom Air?
     
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  10. carolinakickg

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    Welcome to my Kobe IV dilemma.

    Btw, I never bought em.
     
  11. Blue Mamba

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    Got 2 of the colors updated on the first page
     
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  12. maximilian

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    Same problem here, plus I am not a big fan of the Warriors!
     
  13. nstanton

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    I believe full length zoom strobel and heel hex unit, making it double stacked in heel
     
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  14. therefill

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    These are "worth" the $150 - unlike those travesties that Nike calls "Protro" Kobe 4s.

    If I didn't already have so many basketball sneakers in my rotation these would be a Day 1 cop. But because I do, I think I'll scoop these up when they hit discount.
     
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  16. aiya

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    I've always loved the way KD's looked but could never feel comfortable in them due to my wide feet. Hopefully these will be better for me.

    I wonder if his narrow feet are part of the reason he keeps slipping out of his shoes.
     
  17. therefill

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    Silhouette lowkey reminds me of the Hyperdunk 2015s if high ankle portion was removed.

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  18. ironhorse75

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    People say he wears a full size up.
     
  19. alchemist iq

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    :sick::sick:
    One of the ugliest shoe in the hyperdunk lineup.
     
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  20. SplinterMatic319

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    full length perforated foam + FZ + HZ sounds like clouds

    hoepfully the foam aint so squishy you have a delayed bounce back from the zoom
     
  21. salacious crumb

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    Ever since the KD 9 line, I’ve bought every single Lauch color way.

    Might as well try to get the ones on April 1st.

    Happy they kept the $150 price with all the tech they have going on.

    I know don’t want to see anymore $180+ KD signatures in the future.
     
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  22. dbff

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    The 90s kid CW is copped on the 1st as long as SNKRS doesn’t trip.
     
  23. alchemist iq

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  24. salacious crumb

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    Should be fairly easy to go into your local HoH if you have one as well and buy the day of release. That’s what I wanna do, check them out in person first.

    KD shoes and Nike Basketball haven’t flew off shelves in years, so you should be ok if you want a pair.
     
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    Take a shot every time he says “broken in”
     
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