Missed entire 1999-2000, 2000-01 and 2001-02 due to back injury in training camp, September 28, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, August 8, 2005. Signed as a free agent by SaiPa Lappeenranta (Finland), October 18, 2009.
[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