With his first dive, Abdul-Jabbar survived the first week of the competition with a score of 7.25.
A brief snippet of Abdul-Jabbar's flop-flip in the "Splash" premiere can be found on YouTube.
The Milwaukee Bucks also released a clip of an Abdul-Jabbar practice dive.
The entire episode can be watched on Hulu.
Splash notched a strong 2.6 rating with adults 18-49. Keshia Knight Pulliam was the first diver eliminated from the competition.ALSO: email@example.com and follow him on Twitter @EricPincus.