||New York Golden Blades trade Ron Ward and Peter Donnelly to Vancouver Blazers for Andre Lacroix and Don Herriman.
||Los Angeles Sharks trade George Gardner and Ralph MacSweyn to Vancouver Blazers for Ron Ward.
||Cleveland Crusaders trade Ted Hodgson and Bill Young to Los Angeles Sharks for Ron Ward.
|February 3, 1977
||Winnipeg Jets sign Ron Ward as a free agent.
|March 16, 1977
||Winnipeg Jets trade Ron Ward to Calgary Cowboys as compensation for Hexi Riihiranta's refusal to report to Calgary on account of the fact that he had a no-trade contract.