NHL Second All-Star Team (1957)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1955, 1957)
Traded to Detroit by Boston with Ed Sandford, Norm Corcoran, Gilles Boisvert and Warren Godfrey for Terry Sawchuk, Vic Stasiuk, Marcel Bonin and Lorne Davis, June 3, 1955. Traded to Boston by Detroit with Jerry Toppazzini for Lorne Ferguson and Murray Costello, January 17, 1956.
[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