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Jackson Vroman
Mahram  – No. 12
Power forward / Center
Born June 6, 1981 (1981-06-06) (age 28)
Laguna, California
Nationality USA, Lebanon
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
League Iranian Super League
High school Viewmont High School
College Iowa State
Draft 31st overall, 2004
Chicago Bulls
Pro career 2004–present
Former teams Phoenix Suns (2004-05)
New Orleans Hornets (2005-06)
CB Gran Canaria (2006-07)
CB Girona (2007-08)
BC Lietuvos Rytas (2008)
Saba Mehr (2009)
Mahram (2009-)

Jackson Vroman (born June 6, 1981 in Laguna, California) is an Lebanese American professional basketball player with Mahram Tehran of Iran. He was naturalized as a Lebanese citizen to play in the Lebanon national basketball team substituting the other naturalized American Lebanese player Joe Vogel.

He is the son of former NBA player Brett Vroman, who played briefly for the Utah Jazz in the 1980-81 NBA season. Recently, Vroman has accepted Lebanese citizenship and will fill in the void left by Joe Vogel in the 2009 FIBA Asia Championship tournament in China.

His senior year in high school, he played at Viewmont High School in Bountiful, Utah for coach Emery. After a career at Snow Community College in Ephraim, Utah[1] and Iowa State University, Jackson was a second-round draft pick of the Chicago Bulls in the 2004 NBA Draft. He played for the Phoenix Suns and the New Orleans Hornets/New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets, averaging 4.6 points and 3.8 rebounds per game.

During the 2004-05 NBA season he was part of a trade that saw him and teammates Casey Jacobsen and Maciej Lampe being sent to the Hornets for guard Jim Jackson.

In the 2006/07 season he played for CB Gran Canaria in the Spanish ACB.[2] He began the 2007/08 season with CB Girona[3] before being signed by BC Lietuvos Rytas in February 2008.[4]

His father Brett had a 12-year basketball career and played for the Utah Jazz during the 1980–81 NBA season.[5]


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