DETROIT, MI - APRIL 05: Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings handles the puck while Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils reaches after during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on April 5, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)
[He's] real confident with the puck now, getting it off his stick quick and no second-guessing. We need that. He's such a good guy in the room. He works so hard. That's the big thing. For not a big man, he just fights for every puck and when he scores, the guys appreciate that even more.
— Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice on Mathieu Perreault, who scored two goals in win against Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday