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Mathieu Perreault | Winger | #85

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (28) / 1/5/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 188
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 6 (177) / WAS
Contract: view contract details

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Mathieu Perreault tied Thursday's opener against Carolina with just 1:29 left in the third period.
The Jets rallied from a 4-1 deficit in the third period to win the game 5-4 in overtime. Perreault skated between Winnipeg rookies Patrik Laine and Kyle Connor in the contest. Oct 14 - 10:16 AM

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Mathieu Perreault scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.

Unfortunately for Perreault, he was also forced from the game because of an injury. He suffered the injury after being hit by Kurtis Gabriel. He left without putting any weight on his right foot. Perreault scored a power play goal early in the second period and he added an assist on Kyle Connor's goal less than 12 minutes later. The team didn't provide an update on Perreault's status after the game. We'll consider him day-to-day for now.
Sep 29 - 11:14 PM

Mathieu Perreault wants to know "how much more" Jacob Trouba wants.

Per Perreault, "This guy plays big minutes, 22 minutes, and he's gonna complain some sort of way about his ice time?" Trouba is on record stating that he wants to be a top-four defenseman who plays on the right side, but that doesn't offer any more clarity to his current veteran teammate. Perreault went on to suggest that Trouba should come to camp anyway because if the Jets get off to a hot start, it could diminish his perceived value and therefore trade prospects.
Sep 25 - 3:46 PM

Mathieu Perreault has signed a four-year, $16.5 million contract extension with the Winnipeg Jets.

This new contract won't kick in until 2017-18 as Perreault still has one season left on his three-year, $9 million deal. Perreault has been very consistent over the last three seasons as he's recorded between 41 and 43 points in each campaign. In 2015-16 he had nine goals and 32 assists.
Jul 7 - 2:00 PM

Mathieu Perreault and the Winnipeg Jets are interested in working out a contract extension.

Perreault had nine goals and 41 points in 71 games with the Jets last season before a concussion sidelined him for the end of the year. He will play the final season of his current contract in 2016-17 and can't sign an extension until July 1.
Jun 25 - 4:03 PM

Mathieu Perreault is out indefinitely with a concussion.

Concussions are often unpredictable so this could sideline Perreault for the rest of the season. In 71 games this season, he has generated nine goals and 41 points.
Mar 21 - 1:36 PM

Mathieu Perreault earned two assists on Thursday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the New York Islanders.

He assisted on both of Mark Scheifele's goals in the contest despite spending most of the game alongside Drew Stafford and Alexander Burmistrov. Perreault had one point in his previous 10 outings. He now has 36 points in 62 matches.
Mar 4 - 10:31 AM

Mathieu Perreault didn't skate Monday, but he is expected to play Tuesday against Dallas.

Perreault has notched nine goals and 34 points in 57 matches this season.
Feb 22 - 2:35 PM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) will return to the fold on Tuesday night.

Coach Paul Maurice has confirmed that Perreault will be taken off injured reserve and play after missing last Tuesday's contest due to a lower-body injury. He skated alongside Bryan Little and Drew Stafford in the morning.
Feb 2 - 1:41 PM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) could play in Tuesday's match against Dallas.

He fully took part in Monday's session and the Jets will see how he feels in the morning before giving him the nod to return. Perreault sat out last Tuesday's game because of a lower-body ailment.
Feb 1 - 5:32 PM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) is on injured reserve.

The move was probably made to activate Mark Scheifele for Tuesday's contest. Perreault may be able to return after the All-Star break.
Jan 26 - 2:36 PM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) will not play Tuesday.

Coach Paul Maurice is "hopeful" that Perreualt will be available to return to the lineup after the All-Star break.
Jan 25 - 1:55 PM

Mathieu Perreault is considered day-to-day with a lower body injury.

It's believed to be a back injury, but Winnipeg isn't hinting. Per Coach Maurice, more tests need to be done. Pererault has been a difference-maker for the Jets this season, so hopefully he won't be out for long.
Jan 24 - 4:31 PM

Coach Paul Maurice did not provide an update on Mathieu Perreault's back injury after Saturday's match.

"Won't know until tomorrow," were his official words. And with that, the waiting game begins. We'll keep you posted.
Jan 23 - 9:55 PM

Mathieu Perreault left Saturday's with the Devils due to a lower body injury suffered in the first period.

Perreault was slow to get up after a collision with Tuomo Ruutu. The Jets' forward had a shot, a hit, and two takeaways during his 4:37 of work. We'll keep you posted on his status.
Jan 23 - 8:15 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mark Scheifele
2Bryan Little
3Adam Lowry
4Kyle Connor
LW1Nikolaj Ehlers
2Mathieu Perreault
3Shawn Matthias
4Alexander Burmistrov
5Brandon Tanev
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Patrik Laine
3Drew Stafford
4Joel Armia
5Chris Thorburn
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Tyler Myers
3Toby Enstrom
4Josh Morrissey
5Mark Stuart
6Ben Chiarot
7Paul Postma
8Jacob Trouba
G1Connor Hellebuyck
2Michael Hutchinson