EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Retired defenseman Sean O’Donnell has been hired to work in the Los Angeles Kings front office.
The Kings hired O’Donnell on Wednesday as their manager of fan development and alumni relations.READ MORE: Tejon Ranch Will Be A Zero-Emissions Home Development, Ending Decades-Long Legal Battle
O’Donnell spent eight of his 17 NHL seasons with Los Angeles, ranking fifth in games played by a Kings defenseman (541). He played for the Kings from 1994-2000 and 2008-10.READ MORE: Parolee Aariel Maynor Arrested In Connection With Jacqueline Avant Killing After Shooting Himself In The Foot
He also played for seven other NHL teams, winning the Stanley Cup with Anaheim in 2007. The 41-year-old O’Donnell retired after playing for Chicago during the 2011-12 season.MORE NEWS: NFL Week 13 AFC East Preview: CBS Boston's Levan Reid Calls AFC East Title Fight A Battle Of 'Big Brother Vs Little Brother'
O’Donnell will work in community relations with the Kings, participating in community events and alumni appearances.