Dave Strader, the hockey broadcaster known affectionately as ''The Voice,'' has died after battling bile duct cancer for more than a year. The Dallas Stars said Strader died Sunday at his home in Glens Falls, New York. Strader was a play-by-play man with the Stars and a national broadcaster on NBC Sports.
Beloved NHL broadcaster Dave Strader died on Sunday morning at 62 after a year-long battle with cancer.
Dallas Stars television play-by-play announcer Dave Strader died Sunday morning of cholangiocarcinoma, a form of bile duct cancer. Strader began calling games for the Stars in 2015-16. In 2017, he received the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award recognizing his outstanding contributions to hockey broadcasting over his career. Known as "The Voice," Strader's career began in 1979, […]
Former NHL player Jeff Parker died Monday, 26 years after his hockey career was cut short by head injuries. The 53-year-old Parker was already involved in a class-action lawsuit against the NHL, which involves over 150 players and alleges that the league willfully ignored scientific research while putting
MONTREAL (AP) Noel Picard, the former St. Louis Blues defenseman pictured in the famous shot of Boston star Bobby Orr flying through the air after scoring a Stanley Cup-winning goal, has died. He was 78.
When the Blackhawks start training camp on Friday they’ll end what’s been a much-too lengthy offseason. It was another summer of big roster losses (including Niklas Hjalmarsson, Artemi Panarin, Scott Darling, Trevor van Riemsdyk, Marcus Kruger and Dennis Rasmussen) and a few familiar faces returning (Brandon Saad and Patrick Sharp). There’s more uncertainty entering this […]
Pierre Pilote, who won a Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 1961 and the Norris Trophy three times, passed away Saturday. The Blackhawks confirmed his passing in a statement on Sunday. “The Chicago Blackhawks offer our sincere condolences to the family of Pierre Pilote as we mourn his passing,” the organization wrote in a […]
Former Chicago Blackhawks defenseman and Hall of Fame inductee Pierre Pilote died Saturday. He was 85. “The Chicago Blackhawks offer our sincere condolences to the family of Pierre Pilote as we mourn his passing,” the team said in a statement. “Pierre was one of the most decorated defensemen in NHL history and was a valuable […]
WASHINGTON — The hockey world is mourning the loss of Canadian Executive and Coach Bryan Murray, who coached the Washington Capitals for nine seasons starting in 1981. Murray has died at 74 after battling colon cancer for the last three years. Murray’s second season with the Capitals produced the team’s first playoff series win while […]
Former Washington Capitals head coach Bryan Murray died at the age of 74 after a lengthy battle with colon cancer on Saturday. Murray coached the Caps for nine seasons. Murray's legacy within the Capitals organization is further ingrained given that he also coached the Hershey Bears in the AHL.
Former Capitals coach and Senators general manager Bryan Murray died Saturday at the age of 74. Murray coached the Capitals from 1981-1990 and led the team to the playoffs in each of the seasons he completed as coach. Murray was named general manager of the Senators in 2007 and remained in that post until he […]
Longtime NHL coach and general manager Bryan Murray has died at 74. He worked in the league in some capacity for 35 consecutive seasons. The Ottawa Senators said in a statement Saturday he was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2014. Murray most recently served as general manager of the Senators from 2007-2016 before stepping down, […]