EJC-A All-Star Team (1983) Named Best Goaltender at EJC-A (1983) Finnish First All-Star Team (1988, 1994) Finnish Player of the Year (1988) IHL Second All-Star Team (1990, 1991) Named Best Goaltender at WC-A (1995)
Claimed by San Jose from Minnesota in Dispersal Draft, May 30, 1991. Traded to Toronto by San Jose for cash, June 15, 1992.
[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