ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — A former Minnesota high school hockey player paralyzed during a game in 2011 says he's achieved a dream of working in the NHL.

Jack Jablonski tweeted Thursday that he has a job with the Los Angeles Kings working in podcasting, radio and TV.

Enter your number to get our free mobile app

Jablonski recently graduated from the University of Southern California with a major in communications and interned with the Kings before he was hired full time.

Jablonski was a student at Benilde-St. Margaret's School in St. Louis Park when he  injured his spinal cord in a game on Dec. 30, 2011. He was hit from behind and sent head-first into the boards.