Alex Barre-Boulet buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Alex Barre-Boulet Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate May 21, 1997

If Alex Barre-Boulet was bought out prior to the 2020-2021 season.

The annual cap hit of a buyout is calculated year by year as follows:

  • Add together the Original Cap Hit and the Contract Signing Bonus for that year
  • Subtract the Contract Total Salary for that year (base salary + signing bonus).
  • Finally, add the Annual Buyout Cost as calculated below.

He would be 23 years old at the buyout giving him a 33% buyout multiplier.
Under 26 = 1/3 multiplier
26+ = 2/3 multiplier

The total buyout cost would be $233,333
Remaining base salary
($700,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

1 years left in contract.
Buyout applied over 2 years
(2x years remaining on contract)

Annual buyout cost of $116,667
(Total buyout cost/2 years)

Alex Barre-Boulet projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022
Remaining Base Salary
$700,000
$700,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $759,258 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $77,777 $0
Contract Total Salary ($777,777) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $116,667 $116,667
ACTUAL CAP HIT Tampa Bay Lightning logo $175,925 $116,667
Savings $583,333 $-116,667

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 1, 2018
Agent Paul Corbeil
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,277,774 0.93% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $759,258 $759,258 $759,258
RFA
AAV $759,258 $759,258 $759,258
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $650,000 $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $72,222 $77,777 $77,777
Total Salary $722,222 $777,777 $777,777
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
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Buy It Out