Traded to Chicago by New Jersey for Rob Conn, January 30, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, September 8, 1995. Claimed by Boston from Vancouver in NHL Waiver Draft, September 30, 1996. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, August 19, 1998. Traded to Anaheim by NY Islanders with Tony Hrkac for Ted Drury, October 29, 1999.
[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