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Goodyear Celebrates 100 Years of Wingfoots by Creating Oldest Throwback Basketball Jersey Available

To celebrate the century milestone, Goodyear and the Cavaliers unveiled two life-sized tire sculptures ahead of the team’s home opener on Sunday, Oct. 21. The tire sculptures depict a 1918 Wingfoots player in historic attire next to a 2018 Cavs player, and will be stationed in the concourse at Quicken Loans Arena through the 2018-2019 basketball season.

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Akron Wingfoots by resurrecting the team’s inaugural jersey from 1918 and producing a limited run of 100 throwback replicas for fans. The replicas are the oldest throwback basketball jersey available to the public. Available now through Nov. 30 through a ...

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