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Mathieu Perreault | Center

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 1/5/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 185
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Mathieu Perreault (lower body) didn't play in Game 1.
His status is uncertain for Game 2 on Saturday night as well. Perreault was seen limping up in the press box during Winnipeg's 4-2 loss to Anaheim. Apr 17 - 11:29 AM

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Mathieu Perreault (lower body) will be a game-time decision for Thursday's playoff opener, according to coach Paul Maurice.

He participated in Wednesday's practice and appeared to be OK. Perreault missed Winnipeg's final game of the season because of a lower-body injury.
Apr 15 - 5:53 PM

Updating an earlier item, coach Paul Maurice expects Mathieu Perreault (lower body) to play in Game 1 versus Anaheim on Thursday.

He said Perreault will skate this week after he missed Monday's session. He recorded 18 goals and 41 points in 62 games during the regular season
Apr 13 - 3:58 PM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) didn't participate in Monday's practice.

He didn't play in last Saturday's regular-season finale due to the ailment. Consider him day-to-day. Winnipeg's playoff opener is set for Thursday in Anaheim.
Apr 13 - 2:59 PM

Mathieu Perreault will be scratched for season finale on Sunday against Calgary due to an undisclosed injury.

"We’ll get a real good idea in the next three or four days practice where he’s at. But it wasn’t catastrophic," Coach Maurice said of Perreault's injury. Unfortunately, this eliminates Perreault's remaining fantasy value. The 27 year old center ends with 18 goals, 41 points, and 78 hits over his 61 games this season.
Apr 10 - 7:33 PM

Mathieu Perreault picked up three assists in Saturday's 5-4 win over Vancouver.

The 27-year-old now has four assists in three games since returning from a leg injury that forced him to miss 16 contests. His assists came on goals by Lee Stempniak (twice) and Michael Frolik. Perreault now has 18 goals and 40 points in 59 games this season. Despite missing so much time, Perreault is just one goal and four points away from setting new career-highs in both those categories.
Apr 5 - 8:32 AM

Mathieu Perreault will skate with Adam Lowry in the middle and Lee Stempniak on the other wing on Tuesday night.

He was limited to just 8:40 of ice time in his return from a lower-body injury on Sunday. Perreault has registered 18 goals and 36 points in 57 games this season.
Mar 31 - 3:55 PM

Look for Mathieu Perreault to return to the Jets' lineup Sunday against Chicago.

Perreault has missed the last six weeks with a lower-body injury but seems good to go after getting medical clearance to return this week. Look for him to center a line featuring Chris Thorburn and Matt Halischuk.
Mar 28 - 1:47 PM

Coach Paul Maurice is optimistic that Mathieu Perreault (lower body) will return before the end of Winnipeg's homestand.

He has been doing some skating and is hoping that a return could come as early as this weekend. That may be a little too optimistic, but we'll keep you posted on his status.
Mar 27 - 11:59 AM

Mathieu Perreault (lower body) will likely be sidelined until April, according to coach Paul Maurice.

"Matty Perreault has got a significant lower-body injury, we would be hopeful he will be able to return by the end of regular season," Maurice said. "If he does, it won't be much sooner than that." Perreault is third on the Jets with 18 goals and he has 36 points in 56 games. This is a big blow to Winnipeg as they try to secure their Wild Card spot in the Western Conference.
Feb 18 - 1:37 PM

Forward Mathieu Perreault suffered a lower-body injury Monday night after taking a first-period hit from Edmonton defenseman Jeff Petry during the Jets` 5-4 shootout victory over the Oilers in Winnipeg.

Perreault did not return to the game, and his status was not divulged immediately by the Jets. Perreault's 18 goals are third most on the Jets. Later in the game, Winnipeg right wing Drew Stafford, obtained by the Jets in their Feb. 11 trade with the Buffalo Sabres, left the game because of an upper-body injury and did not return. The Jets finished the game with 10 forwards.
Feb 16 - 11:34 PM

Mathieu Perreault accounted for a goal and two assists in Sunday's 5-3 victory versus Colorado.

He matched his personal best total from last year with his 18th goal of the campaign. Perreault has 35 points in 52 games, which has him on pace to comfortably pass the 43 points he scored in 2013-14 with the Anaheim Ducks.
Feb 9 - 9:58 AM

Mathieu Perreault scored two first period goals for the Jets, but the Flyers had a lot more players chipping in on offense in a 5-2 victory on Thursday night.

Perreault now has 17 goals on the season and 31 points so far in 47 games. He needs one more to match last year's total of 18, which is his career-high. The 27-year-old has 25 points in his past 23 games.
Jan 29 - 11:25 PM

Mathieu Perreault will skate to the left Mark Scheifele and Michael Frolik on Tuesday night against Pittsburgh.

The trio will make a fine second line as they've combined for 32 goals and 81 points on the season. Perreault for his part leads with 15 goals and 29 of those points.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 27 - 6:58 PM

Mathieu Perreault (upper body) skated Monday and he could be ready to return on Tuesday night against Pittsburgh.

Coach Paul Maurice said the team would see how Perreault feels after the morning skate. It looked like Perreault was ready to play again because he skated with Mark Scheifele and Michael Frolik and he saw time on the power play. He was red hot before getting injured against Chicago on Jan. 16 and he's hoping that streak can continue.
Jan 27 - 7:34 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Bryan Little
2Mark Scheifele
3Mathieu Perreault
4Jim Slater
5Patrice Cormier
6Eric O'Dell
7Andrew Copp
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Adam Lowry
3Jiri Tlusty
4Chris Thorburn
5T.J. Galiardi
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Michael Frolik
3Drew Stafford
4Lee Stempniak
5Matt Halischuk
6Anthony Peluso
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Toby Enstrom
3Tyler Myers
4Jacob Trouba
5Mark Stuart
6Paul Postma
7Adam Pardy
8Ben Chiarot
9Keaton Ellerby
10Jay Harrison
G1Ondrej Pavelec
2Michael Hutchinson
3Connor Hellebuyck