Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Mathieu Perreault
Mathieu Perreault was born on January 5, 1988 in Drummondville, Quebec. An offensive star with the Acadie-Bathurst Titan of the QMJHL he was selected 177th overall by the Washington Capitals at the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.

Perreault made his professional debut with the Hershey Bears of the AHL in 2008 where he continued to put up impressive numbers (50 points in his rookie season).

On November 4, 2009, Perreault finally got the call and made his NHL debut for the Capitals in a game against the New Jersey Devils. In all, he would appear in 21 games for the Caps during the 2009-10 season, recording four goals and five assists.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2004-05 Magog Cantonniers QAAA 41 25 47 72 68 9 5 10 15 12
2005-06 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 62 18 34 52 42 +20 17 10 11 21 8
2006-07 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 67 41 78 119 66 +28 12 6 8 14 8
2007-08 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 65 34 80 114 61 +34 12 3 19 22 6
2007-08 Hershey Bears AHL 3 0 0 0 0
2008-09 Hershey Bears AHL 77 11 39 50 36 +16 21 2 6 8 8
2009-10 Washington Capitals NHL 21 4 5 9 6 +4
2009-10 Hershey Bears AHL 56 16 34 50 34 +23 21 7 12 19 18
2010-11 Washington Capitals NHL 35 7 7 14 20 -3
2010-11 Hershey Bears AHL 34 11 24 35 38 +8 6 3 3 6 6
2011-12 Washington Capitals NHL 64 16 14 30 24 +9 4 0 0 0 0
2012-13 HIFK Helsinki Finland 7 1 6 7 6
2012-13 Washington Capitals NHL 39 6 11 17 20 +7 7 1 3 4 0
2013-14 Anaheim Ducks NHL 69 18 25 43 36 +13 11 2 3 5 18
NHL Totals 228 51 62 113 106 22 3 6 9 18


QMJHL First All-Star Team (2007) QMJHL Player of the Year (2007) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2008) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2007, 2008) Signed as a free agent by HIFK Helsinki (Finland), November 24, 2012. Traded to Anaheim by Washington for John Mitchell and Anaheim's 4th round choice (later traded back to Anaheim, later traded to Dallas - Dallas selected Brent Moran) in 2014 Entry Draft, September 29, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, July 1, 2014.