|Born||August 11, 1986
Regina, Saskatchewan, CAN
|6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
215 lb (98 kg; 15 st 5 lb)
Wheeling Nailers (ECHL)
|NHL Draft||175th overall, 2004
|Playing career||2008 – present|
Aaron Boogaard (b. August 11, 1986) from Regina, Saskatchewan is a professional ice hockey player for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the AHL. Like his brother Derek, Aaron is considered an enforcer. He and his brother Derek Boogaard run a fighting camp in Regina for 12-18 year old youths.
Boogaard was drafted 175th overall by the Minnesota Wild in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. He signed a three-year entry level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins on April 23, 2007. He spent the majority of the 2007–08 season with the Wheeling Nailers, the Penguins' ECHL affiliate, appearing in only two games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Boogaard appeared in 41 games for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton during the following season.