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Video- Dave Strader On Hockey Fights Canncer

Dave Strader statement a little over a moth ago:

"With the start of the NHL season almost upon us, I wanted to share an update on my condition with everyone who has been kind enough to reach out over the past several months. In early June 2016, a tumor was found in my bile duct. I was diagnosed with cholangiocarcinoma, a fairly rare and aggressive form of cancer.

"There is no cure for my cancer. However, at this point in time, it is treatable. With advancements in all areas of cancer treatments evolving so quickly, I'm fighting every day and doing everything the doctors tell me. The Stars' organization, the fans and the entire NHL family have been so supportive. It has meant so much to me, my wife Colleen and our entire family to know that we are not in this fight alone. I will work as many games as my condition and my treatments allow. Thank you again for all your love and support."

 

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DocF's avatar

I have always like the way Dave calls a game.  I also think he is well liked by all.  Even if he was the worst person on the face of the earth, and he is not - he is a fine man, I would urge one and all to pray for him.  The head of Oncology at Duke Hospital said years ago prayer helps.

Posted by DocF from Now: Lynn Haven, FL; was Reidsville, NC on 10/24/16 at 01:08 AM ET

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