Abdul-Jabbar visits hospital again

However, Abdul-Jabbar's business manager, Deborah Morales, made it clear that the 68-year-old went to the hospital as a precaution and added that he was doing fine. 

According to Morales, Abdul-Jabbar experienced a heart irregularity on Wednesday morning and was subsequently examined by doctors at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles.

After spending an hour at the hospital, Abdul-Jabbar was released and is now recovering at home. 

Abdul-Jabbar, who is one of the best players to have played in the NBA, currently holds the record for the most career points with 38,387.