Jackson Vroman, Former NBA player was found dead Monday in a swimming pool at his home in Los Angeles County, California, according to multiple news media reports, including the Des Moines Register. He was 34. Vroman was the 31st selection in the second round of the 2004 NBA draft. He is the son of former NBA player Brett Vroman, who played briefly for the Utah Jazz in the 1980-81 NBA season. According to Sports Illustrated, Vroman played in 87 career NBA games during his time with the Phoenix Suns and the New Orleans Hornets from 2004 to 2005.