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Michael Bournival | Winger | #15

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (25) / 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 to the minors.
Bournival cleared waivers Monday afternoon and will report to Syracuse of the AHL. He was dealing with an injury at the end of the preseason, but he may not have been in the lineup anyway even if he was healthy. Oct 9 - 1:52 PM

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Michael Bournival has been put on waivers.

Bournival was unavailable for Tampa Bay's first two games because of an injury. He spent most of the 2016-17 season in the minors last year and it could be the same situation for him this campaign.
Oct 8 - 12:55 PM

Michael Bournival (undisclosed) sat out Thursday's preseason match against Florida.

Bournival is being evaluated. Consider him day-to-day for now. He signed a two-way contract with the Lightning in the summer and could start the season in the minors once he's healthy.
Sep 29 - 9:56 AM

Michael Bournival has signed a one-year, two-way contract with Tampa Bay.

Bournival scored two goals and three points in 19 games with the Lightning last season. He also had nine goals and 19 points in 38 AHL contests. At the NHL level his new deal would come with a $650,000 cap hit.
Jul 15 - 3:48 PM

Michael Bournival was returned to AHL Syracuse on Sunday.

He's picked up three points in 19 games with the Bolts this season. For his career, he now has 12 goals and 22 points in 108 games.
Apr 9 - 4:23 PM

Tampa Bay has recalled Michael Bournival.

He has two points in 17 matches with the Lightning this season. Bournival has produced 17 points in 36 games at the AHL level.
Apr 5 - 5:26 PM

Tampa Bay has assigned Michael Bournival to the minors.

That probably means he is ready to return to action after recovering from an upper-body injury. Bournival hasn't played since Jan. 24.
Feb 8 - 2:58 PM

Michael Bournival (upper body) was a full participant in Sunday's practice.

He has missed the last four games due to an upper-body injury, but appears to be close to returning to game action. Bournival is considered day-to-day.
Feb 6 - 10:35 AM

Michael Bournival (upper body) didn't attend Monday's practice.

Bournival didn't play on Thursday due to the ailment. Since then he was put on and cleared waivers, but he hasn't been sent to the minors.
Jan 30 - 2:02 PM

Michael Bournival cleared waivers on Saturday however, he has not been reassigned to AHL Syracuse just yet.

Tampa Bay has 10 days to make a decision, and they'll likely take their time so as to make sure their primary roster is healthy enough to play on Tuesday. Stay tuned.
Jan 28 - 12:10 PM

Michael Bournival has been placed on waivers.

Bournival has a goal and two points in 17 games with Tampa Bay. He's working with a two-way deal that comes with a $575,000 annual cap hit when he's in the NHL.
Jan 27 - 1:42 PM

Michael Bournival has been sidelined with an upper body injury.

The 24-year-old has had a nice season for himself. Bournival has two points in 17 games with the Lightning, plus he's potted five goals and 13 points in 25 games for the Crunch. Consider him day-to-day, for now.
Jan 26 - 7:20 PM

The Lightning have recalled Michael Bournival from Syracuse of the AHL for Sunday's game.

He will likely be needed as J.T. Brown was injured Saturday night after taking a shoulder to the head from Wayne Simmonds. Bournival has no fantasy value.
Jan 8 - 10:58 AM

Michael Bournival has been demoted by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Bournival has a goal in 10 games with Tampa Bay. At the AHL level he has five goals and 13 points in 24 contests.
Jan 4 - 5:50 PM

Michael Bournival has proved to be a useful energy player for the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Bournival spent some time with the Montreal Canadiens over the last couple of seasons, but concussions derailed his career. This season, he spent the beginning of the year in the AHL, but has now suited up in seven games for the Bolts. He's averaged just under 10 minutes of ice time per game and has racked up one goal in seven contests. Bournival isn't on the fantasy radar, but his journey back to the NHL is a nice story.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 11:02:00 AM

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