With the announcement of the trade that sent Aaron Ward back to Carolina, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at Wardo's time in Boston.
February 27, 2007: Traded to the Bruins from the New York Rangers in exchange for Paul Mara
March 1, 2007: Makes Bruins debut in a 4-3 OT loss to Philadelphia
March 4, 2007: Scores first goal as a Bruin in a 4-1 win over New Jersey (finishes game with 2 points, +3)
October 8, 2008: Aaron Ward launched his very short-lived blogging career
October 13, 2008: Ward proclaims that he prefers commercials about ass-wiping bears to political ads
October 15, 2008: Refreshing honesty: "I sucked"
October 22, 2008: Ward's run-ins with hecklers
November 12, 2008: Aaron Ward cracks the top 5 in NHL All-Star fan voting despite not being on the ballot
November 14, 2008: I join the push to get Aaron Ward to the All-Star Game with a list of reasons to vote for Ward
November 19, 2008: Aaron Ward gives Stanley Cup of Chowder his seal of approval
February 4, 2009: Aaron Ward makes a Super Bowl bet with Adolfo Gonzalez and almost gets into a fight with a homeless man.
February 25, 2009:I inadvertently cause the further vandalism of Aaron Ward's Wikipedia page (sorry Aaron)
March 10, 2009: Ward scores a goal on a breakaway by pulling up and firing a slap shot
April 8, 2009: 2nd Annual Cuts for a Cause
April 17, 2009: Fan delivers 16 beers to Aaron Ward's front door for playoff luck
May 10, 2009: Aaron Ward is sucker punched by Scott Walker in 4-0 win over the Hurricanes in Game 5
May 12, 2009: Aaron Ward handles the media scrum in front of his locker
May 15, 2009: Ward keeps the Bruins in the game in the third period of Game 7 vs. Carolina by clearing the puck off the goal line.
May 27, 2009: Aaron Ward talks about how the media in N.C. has crucified him for the Walker incident
July 15, 2009: Aaron Ward makes appearance at Fenway Park for NHL Winter Classic press conference unaware that he will be traded less than 2 weeks later.