AHL First All-Star Team (1981) NHL All-Rookie Team (1983)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, March 9, 1981. Traded to Toronto by Montreal for Toronto's 3rd round choice (later traded to Minnesota Minnesota selected Ken Hodge Jr.) in 1984 Entry Draft, December 17, 1982. Played w/ RHI's Toronto Planets in 1993 (6-9-10-19-20).
[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