Aaron Ward

January 01, 2009 - 4:55 pm
If the Boston Bruins aren't too careful they're going to start entering exalted hockey territory here in the city of Boston. With their tenth win in row last night, by a 4-2 score over the Pittsburgh Penguins , the Boston Bruins have matched the 1971 Bobby Orr-led, Stanley Cup Champion-era B's in...
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December 19, 2008 - 6:25 am
Following last night's red light-filled 8-5 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs , there was no sign of winger Marco Sturm at this morning's practice at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington and coach Claude Julien ruled him out for tomorrow afternoon's tilt against the Carolina Hurricanes . Sturm was banged...
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Mike Petraglia
December 09, 2008 - 10:08 am
While he didn't take part in any contact drills on Tuesday, Bruins defenseman Aaron Ward felt good about returning to the ice after a left leg injury that has forced him to miss the last three games. "That's the approach now," Ward said before joining the team on its sojourn to Washington for...
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Mike Petraglia
December 09, 2008 - 7:40 am
Bruins coach Claude Julien worked his team through an energetic practice this morning at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, with the emphasis being on how to handle success... namely don't get cute when you have the lead. The Bruins led after one period Monday night, 3-0, but allowed Tampa Bay to make...
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December 07, 2008 - 7:27 am
Members of the Bruins brain trust correctly predicted that -- after playing 10 games in 18 days through a brutal November stretch of hockey -- the Black and Gold would begin incurring some injuries that would challenge the team's overall depth. The Bruins flew through that stretch with a bevy of...
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December 01, 2008 - 6:07 am
Bruins defenseman Aaron Ward will not be making the two-game road trip through the Sunshine State (Tampa Bay and Florida) after injuring his left foot/ankle during Saturday night's game against the Detroit Red Wings . Ward was viewed walking through the locker room during Monday morning's...
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November 29, 2008 - 1:11 pm
Proving that they're completely undaunted by the Four Stanley Cup titles captured since 1997, the Bruins weathered the first period storm by the Red Wings and came away with a decisive 4-1 victory  over the reigning champs from the Motor City. The Bruins coaching staff and players stressed...
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November 21, 2008 - 4:30 pm
There's a reason they call it drawing first blood. The Bruins have scored the first goal an amazing 15 times in their 20 games thus far this season, and it's allowed the Black and Gold to truly go on the offensive and attack other teams with previously unseen aplomb. In those 15 games the Bruins...
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November 12, 2008 - 10:38 am
Hey, all you hockey pucks as my old middle school math teacher [and Hall of Fame High School hockey coach] Mr. Burns used to call us...Here's the full transcript from the Aaron Ward interview during this afternoon's Dale and Holley Program  on WEEI. As usual, Ward seems to be polishing up his...
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November 10, 2008 - 10:55 am
Great little tidbit in SI.com hockey writer Michael Farber's column this week about some of the wackier details from Blake Wheeler's breakout hat trick against the Toronto Maple Leafs  last week. It's been known for a while that a particularly exuberant female fan chucked a celebratory bra onto...
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