Capitals Insider: Mathieu Perreault


Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 12/23/2013

Catching up with Mathieu Perreault

The former Capitals center returns to Verizon Center with the Ducks on Monday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:03 AM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anaheim Ducks, bruce boudreau, Mathieu Perreault, Teemu Selanne

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Capitals trade Mathieu Perreault to Anaheim

While they acquired a fourth round pick and a minor league prospect in exchange for Perreault, the Capitals real benefit from this move is salary cap space.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:10 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anaheim Ducks, Mathieu Perreault, Michael Latta, Roster moves, Tom Wilson, Trades

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Lining up the Capitals’ lines

The possibilities and the pros and cons for the opening night lineup seem endlessly complicated.

By Chelsea Janes  |  05:32 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, capitals, Eric Fehr, Jason Chimera, Jay Beagle, Joel Ward, Martin Erat, Mathieu Perreault, Tom Wilson, Training Camp

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Capitals season review: Forwards, Part II

A look at how the players on the third and fourth lines fared this season and what the future might hold.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:13 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Jason Chimera, Jay Beagle, Joel Ward, Joey Crabb, Mathieu Perreault, Matt Hendricks, offseason, Season breakdown, Tom Wilson

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 05/11/2013

Capitals' third line makes most of opportunities in Stanley Cup playoffs

Through the first five games of the playoffs the Capitals' third line has been their most consistent and effective unit.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:28 PM ET, 05/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 Stanley Cup playoffs, Caps-Rangers, Eastern Conference quarterfinals, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, Mathieu Perreault, Playoffs

Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 04/09/2013

Capitals eager to gauge their progress with matchup against Canadiens

While the Capitals have found success recently, they still only have three wins against teams currently in playoff position this season.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:53 PM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Habs, Karl Alzner, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 03/28/2013

Jack Hillen sick, John Erskine doesn't take part in practice drills (updated)

Just as the Capitals blue line seemed to be getting healthy, two defensemen didn't take part in Thursday's practice in Arlington.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:56 AM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Fehr, Jack Hillen, John Erskine, Mathieu Perreault, Practice update, Tomas Kundratek

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 03/27/2013

One-timers: Capitals can't prevent rough start against Islanders

Notes from the Capitals' 3-2 loss to the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:57 AM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Eric Fehr, John Carlson, Mathieu Perreault, Mike Ribeiro, One timers

Posted at 01:46 AM ET, 03/18/2013

Jason Chimera snaps 27-game goal-scoring drought

Jason Chimera scores his first goal of the season.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:46 AM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Sabres, Jason Chimera, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 03/12/2013

Marcus Johansson on top line, Mathieu Perreault back in lineup against Carolina

Marcus Johansson is slated for top-line duty and Mathieu Perreault returns to the lineup against the Hurricanes.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:38 PM ET, 03/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Canes, Line combinations, Marcus Johansson, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 02/15/2013

Healthy, confident Eric Fehr contributing to Capitals' offense

Eric Fehr has five points in the past three games, more than he recorded in 35 contests last season with the Winnipeg Jets.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:36 PM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Fehr, Jay Beagle, Joel Ward, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 02/15/2013

One-timers: Power play, third line come up big again for Caps

Notes and analysis from the Capitals' win over Tampa Bay.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:22 AM ET, 02/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Lightning, Eric Fehr, Joel Ward, Mathieu Perreault, One timers, Power play

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 02/12/2013

Mathieu Perreault looking to build off of strong outing against Panthers

The Capitals center wants to keep up his strong play, even if he can't duplicate his two-point output every night, to secure a regular spot in the lineup.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:25 AM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Panthers, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 02/10/2013

Unit of Mathieu Perreault, Eric Fehr and Joel Ward stands out for Capitals

The three forwards had never played on a line together, but against the Panthers they might have been the Capitals' best combination.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:27 PM ET, 02/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Braden Holtby, Caps-Panthers, Eric Fehr, Joel Ward, Mathieu Perreault, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 02/10/2013

One-timers: Caps 'did a lot of things well' against Panthers

Notes and analysis from the Capitals' 5-0 win over the Panthers

By Katie Carrera  |  11:50 AM ET, 02/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps-Panthers, Mathieu Perreault, One timers, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:28 AM ET, 02/10/2013

Braden Holtby records shutout, assist in Caps' win over Panthers

Braden Holtby came through for the Caps with a strong performance and a fancy highlight-reel assist in the 5-0 win over the Panthers.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:28 AM ET, 02/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Panthers, Goaltenders, Mathieu Perreault, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 02/09/2013

Marcus Johansson scratched against Panthers, Mathieu Perreault and John Erskine back in

Notes from the Capitals morning skate and what lineup changes to expect for tonight's game against Florida.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:20 PM ET, 02/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Brooks Laich, Caps-Panthers, John Erskine, Marcus Johansson, Mathieu Perreault, Tom Poti

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 01/30/2013

One-timers: Caps' strong start dampened by tough finish in Ottawa

Notes and analysis from the Capitals loss to Ottawa.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:04 PM ET, 01/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps-Sens, Joel Ward, Mathieu Perreault, Matt Hendricks, Michal Neuvirth, One timers

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 01/27/2013

Marcus Johansson a healthy scratch against Buffalo

After a rough start to the season, Marcus Johansson will sit out as a healthy scratch today as the Capitals host the Sabres.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:35 PM ET, 01/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Sabres, Marcus Johansson, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Mathieu Perreault: 'I didn't ask for a trade'

Capitals forward Mathieu Perreault says he only wants more ice time and an opportunity to prove himself to Coach Adam Oates.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:18 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Habs, Mathieu Perreault

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 01/09/2013

Alzner, Brouwer, Johansson among new arrivals on the ice

A total of 15 players are taking part in the informal skate Wednesday morning.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:17 AM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jeff Schultz, Karl Alzner, Marcus Johansson, Mathieu Perreault, Nicklas Backstrom, Training Camp, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 07:46 PM ET, 11/23/2012

Mathieu Perreault to play in Finland

The 24-year-old forward joins a growing list of Capitals to head overseas during the NHL lockout.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:46 PM ET, 11/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mathieu Perreault, NHL lockout