Verdict from 8 user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • This basketball shoe is very comfortable, a buyer claims.
  • The AND1 M2 features a welded mesh upper for support and breathability.
  • A buyer is thoroughly impressed at these basketball shoes from AND1. Like the Puma Clyde Court Disrupt, the M2 is a suprisngly good on-court performer.
  • An injection-molded TPU shank provides torsional support.
  • Similar to the Jordan Why Not Zer0.2, at least one player is claiming that the heel lockdown is just amazing.
  • These basketball shoes provide great traction, a wearer describes.

1 reason not to buy

  • Unfortunately, there are no user reviews for this AND1 basketball shoe.

Bottom line

The AND1 M2 is an affordable basketball shoe that offers great support, lockdown, and traction. Although there are only a few reviews to go by, buyers seem to be very satisfied with the shoe’s performance. They claim that the AND1 M2 is a decent replacement for Nike and Adidas shoes especially if you can get it for under retail.

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Good to know

After years in hiatus, AND1 makes a return to the performance basketball scene with the release of the AND1 M2. These innovative basketball shoes feature a welded mesh upper, lockdown heel brace system, and a high-quality compression-molded EVA foam for excellent breathability, support, and comfort.

Cushion. For increased support and comfort, these AND 1 basketball shoes are equipped with a high-quality EVA foam. The compression-molded EVA midsole provides enhanced cushioning and rebound.

The AND1 M2 also has an injection-molded TPU shank that offers torsional rigidity during quick lateral movements.

Traction. The M2 has a durable rubber outsole with a modified traction pattern for increased grip on the hardwood and blacktop.

Length and Width. These AND1 basketball shoes are advertised as running true to size. Since there are no actual user reviews, buyers are advised to go with their real size when ordering the M2.

Lockdown. The AND1 M2 has a lace-up closure that provides a customizable fit. These basketball shoes also feature a lockdown heel brace system for enhanced ankle support and stability.

These AND1 basketball shoes boast a welded mesh upper that allows maximum support and breathability.

Designed by Dallas Stokes, the AND1 M2 boasts a vented radium weld panel that allows for bold graphic treatments. The memory foam sockliner also displays artwork featured on the AND1 mixtape.

The AND1 M2 is sold in the following color combinations:

  • Black/Silver/White
  • Red/Black/Silver
  • Silver/Grey/Royal


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