Sneaker-Lore XIII: Raf

According to the Net’s most visited Sneaker review site,, we may be living in a golden age of performance Basketball shoes. Sneaker-Lore, our ongoing series, introduces current and past EntourageBBall players by highlighting their choices in high, low (or flat-out insane) tops.

This Edition of Sneaker-Lore features a candidate for one of the strongest players to have ever played for Entourage:
Rafael aka Raf aka “Traps”

The Comeback Kid, initially departing Singapore late 2019, is back in the Lion City and eagerly awaiting any chance to put the fear back in League opponents. One of the most reliable practice players and gifted with a strong desire to learn all he can about the Game, Raf is one of those indispensable teammates every team needs.

With E.B.I. since: 2018 -2019 / 2021 – ?
#: 91
Play style: Bruising Power Forward with defensive prowess
Pro mirror image: Ben Wallace, both in physique and oncourt demeanor

His kicks:wp-1611729614121.jpg

Notable endorsers:

Jordan Brand used the 2020 Allstar Weekend to showcase the SE version of their popular premium performance model (and their very cool stable of Ambassadors) with Rui, Zion ,Luka and Tatum all wearing different colourways of the Kicks for the festivities.