Cant go wrong with Asics, these Gel Solution Speeds I got are pretty sweet. I gotta get a pair of the black ones.
Back to NB. You can just look at those 1187's and tell they suck. They just seem bulky and cumbersome. I guess thats NB trying to make a barricade. Well I got news for you barricades suck.
Get the 996's if you are going to venture into NB land again.
Touched by his Noodly Appendage