The iconic bass guitarist of Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Flea, has shared a super-rare photo of the former Los Angeles Lakers legend, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, via his official Instagram account.

In the recent Instagram post, Flea has had an important reason to share this rare photo of Kareem because it’s the 72nd birthday of the NBA Hall of Famer.

He also shared a meaningful message to celebrated his birthday. Here’s what he wrote for Kareem:

“Happy birthday to the basketball player with the most beautiful and inimitable shot of all time.

The intellectual, the contributor, the giver of light, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. ❤️❤️❤️”

A user named Mark D. asked a question:

“Most beautiful shot as in photograph? 😂”

Another user named Kathy Ruiz commented:

“Like a boss!”

You can see the Instagram post of him right below.