Dallas Stars Announcer Gets Back in the Booth Despite Fighting Cancer

cut

In June of this year, Dallas hockey fans were heartbroken to learn that longtime announcer Dave Stader was fighting for his life against a rare cancer of the bile duct known as cholangiocarcinoma. Though he is undergoing treatment in upstate New York, a break in the treatment will allow him to return home to call five home games during a stretch in Dallas. 

This comes as a wonderful surprise to those who expected Stader to miss the entirety of the season. If you’re around Dallas and want to stick your head in on this inspiring act, here are the games in question:

Stars schedule

Tags: announcer, cancer, Dallas Stars, dave stader,

Comments