Brayden Pachal buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Brayden Pachal Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate August 23, 1999

If Brayden Pachal was bought out prior to the 2021-2022 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 21 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 $250,000
Remaining base salary
($750,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $125,000
(Total buyout cost/2 years)

Brayden Pachal projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023
Remaining Base Salary
$750,000
$750,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $765,000 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $50,000 $0
Contract Total Salary ($800,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $125,000 $125,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Vegas Golden Knights logo $140,000 $125,000
Savings $625,000 $-125,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 20, 2019
Agent Ross Gurney
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,295,000 0.94% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $765,000 $765,000 $765,000
RFA
AAV $765,000 $765,000 $765,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $45,000 $50,000 $50,000
Total Salary $745,000 $750,000 $800,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out