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Michael Bournival | Winger | #15

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/31/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 198
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 3 (71) / COL
Contract: view contract details

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Michael Bournival has been sent back to the minors.
He skated in three games with the Lightning last week after he was brought up from AHL Syracuse on Nov. 30. Dec 6 - 11:38 AM

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Michael Bournival got to play in his first NHL game Thursday night since Feb. 28, 2015.

He skated in just 20 games with St. John's last season and missed most of the year because of a concussion. "I'm very proud of what I did to get back in the NHL," Bournival said. "Now I've got an opportunity to prove myself."
Dec 2 - 9:09 AM

Michael Bournival has been summoned from the minors.

He has earned five goals and 11 points 17 games with AHL Syracuse this season. Bournival hasn't seen NHL action since 2014-15 when he was with Montreal and he generated five points in 29 appearances.
Nov 30 - 12:50 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Michael Bournival to a contract.

He received a one-year, two-way contract and could be a fit on the fourth line of the Lightning in 2016-17. Bournival missed the 2015-16 campaign because of a concussion.
Jul 1 - 1:21 PM

Michael Bournival did not get a qualifying offer from Montreal, so he can become an unrestricted free agent.

He didn't see any NHL action in 2015-16 because of a concussion. Bournival picked up one goal and seven helpers in 20 AHL contests with St. John's.
Jun 28 - 10:26 AM

Michael Bournival has officially been sent to the minors.

That was expected after Bournival cleared waivers Thursday afternoon. He hasn't played yet this season because of a concussion.
Thu, Dec 3, 2015 04:35:00 PM

Michael Bournival successfully cleared waivers.

Bournival hasn't played yet this season due to a concussion and now that he's healthy enough to return, it seems he'll do so in the minors. He had three goals and five points in 29 games in 2015-16.
Thu, Dec 3, 2015 12:17:00 PM

Michael Bournival has been placed on waivers by Montreal.

He appears to be ready to return from a concussion and will probably be assigned to the minors if/when he clears. Bournival has been sidelined with a concussion since the beginning of training camp, but he has been skating lately.
Wed, Dec 2, 2015 12:21:00 PM

Michael Bournival (concussion) skated again Tuesday after practicing for the first time on Monday.

He has been sidelined with a concussion since the first day of training camp. It's unclear when he'll be available to play, but his return may be in the minors when he is ready.
Tue, Dec 1, 2015 06:27:00 PM

Michael Bournival continues to skate on his own following the Canadiens' practices.

He is still dealing with post concussion issues that are obviously keeping him from practising with his teammates. Consider Bournival, who has been sidelined all season, out indefinitely for now.
Sat, Nov 7, 2015 11:01:00 AM

Michael Bournival (concussion) skated after practice on Monday.

He took some shots on backup goaltender Mike Condon, but it still sounds like he will be sidelined for a while. Bournival has been on injured reserve since the start of the season because of a concussion he suffered at training camp.
Tue, Oct 20, 2015 10:40:00 AM

Michael Bournival (concussion) skated on his own Monday.

He took to the ice after practice as he continues to recover from a concussion. Bournival has been sidelined since the first day of training camp.
Tue, Oct 6, 2015 10:42:00 AM

Michael Bournival missed the first day of the Canadiens' training camp due to concussion-like symptoms.

You never want to hear that about a player, especially to start the season, but Bournival looks to be starting the campaign at a disadvantage. The chances of Bournival starting the season with the Habs have become remote given that he also has a two-way contract.
Sat, Sep 19, 2015 09:40:00 AM

Michael Bournival has inked a one-year, two-way deal with the Montreal Canadiens.

Bournival can earn $600,000 annually at the NHL level. He has three goals and five points in 29 contests with Montreal in 2014-15.
Tue, Jul 14, 2015 07:49:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens have given RFA forward Michael Bournival a qualifying offer.

The offer is for one season, and is a two-way contract. No finances have been released yet, but the 23 year old Bournival is coming off an Entry Level Contract that dinged the cap at $660K. He doesn't figure to see much of a raise over that sum with just 19 points in 89 games for Montreal the last two seasons.
Tue, Jun 23, 2015 07:22:00 PM

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