|Born||May 31, 1992 |
Shawinigan, Quebec, Canada
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||192 lb (87 kg; 13 st 10 lb)|
|NHL team||Montreal Canadiens|
|NHL Draft||71st overall, 2010|
Michael Bournival (born on May 31, 1992) is a Canadian ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Michael was drafted 7th overall by the Shawinigan Cataractes in the 2008 QMJHL Entry Draft.
After completing his second season with 62 points in 58 games, he was selected by the Colorado Avalanche in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
On November 11, 2010, the Colorado Avalanche traded Michael to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Ryan O'Byrne.
During his final season in 2011–12 as captain with the Cataractes, Michael was signed to a three-year entry level contract with the Canadiens on December 21, 2011.
In the spring of 2012, Michael captained the Shawinigan Cataractes to the franchise's first ever Memorial Cup Victory.
On October 17, 2013, Michael scored his first NHL goal on October 17, 2013 against Sergei Bobrovsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets.
|Junior int'l totals||17||4||5||9||8|
|Competitor for Canada|
|World Junior Championships|
Michael was selected and participated at the 2012 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, helping Canada claim the bronze medal.