When the Cavaliers first started playing, its original colors were wine and gold. The home jersey colors were traditional white with wine and gold trim. The road jerseys were wine with gold and white trim.
1980s Color Change
The uniforms were changed in 1983 to a burnt orange and blue scheme. The home uniforms were white with blue and orange trim. The road uniforms were orange and blue with white trim.
Another Color Change in 1993
The team changed its colors again to orange blue and black. The home white uniforms featured black, blue and orange trim, while the road colors were black with blue and orange trim.
The Lebron James Era
When the team drafted superstar Lebron James first overall in 2003, the team changed its colors again to a variation of the original wine and gold uniforms.
For the 2010-2011 season after Lebron James left the team, the Cavs reverted back to an updated version of their original 1970s wine and gold uniforms.