An Ottawa native, was the fourth Senators draft choice (Colbert, Cowick, Prince) ever selected from the Ontario Hockey League's Ottawa 67's.
2013-14: Earned a plus-two rating while skating in 20:40 time-on-ice in making his NHL debut on Dec. 12 against Buffalo (2-1 win) ... Became the first player in Senators franchise history to score his first career goal in overtime when he did so on Dec. 16 vs. St. Louis (3-2 OT win) ... Registered the second goal (and the second game-winning goal) of his career in helping Ottawa to a 4-2 win over Vancouver in the 2014 Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic on March 2 at BC Place.
2014-15 Season high: Blocked shots: 5, Dec. 19 vs Anaheim (6-2 win)
Career game highs: Goals: 1 (4x) last: Nov. 28 at Florida (3-2 loss); Assists: 2, 12/28/13 vs Boston (4-3 win); Points: 2, (0-2), 12/28/13 vs Boston (4-3 win)
[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