The Dallas Stars said Strader died Sunday at his home in Glens Falls, New York.
Hockey broadcaster Dave Strader dies of cancer at 62 →
"He was ready to go today, just because I hit him up high in warmups," Dallas Stars teammate Patrick Sharp said. "I was a little worried. When he made those first couple saves, I was breathing a little bit easier."
Lehtonen's 36th shutout gives Stars 1-0 win over Sharks →