Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Catches Bug On Press Day For DWTS!

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar caught a stomach bug on press day for the Dancing With The Stars Season 26 Cast Announcement. Let’s hope he is able to lick it 100% so he can start rehearsing for the show. We wish him all the best!! From People

The 70-year-old former basketball star — who spent 20 seasons playing for Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA — got sick during the first press day for the long-running ABC dancing competition show, vomiting backstage before meeting the press.

A rep for the athlete told PEOPLE exclusively that Abdul-Jabbar “ate something that didn’t agree with him and got a little stomach bug,” adding “he is just fine now and looking forward to competing on the show.”

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