Brother of Terry
Claimed by Boston from Pittsburgh (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 5, 1956. Missed entire 1958-59, 1959-60, 1961-62, 1962-63 seasons playing professional baseball in the Milwaukee Braves farm system.
[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