Drake Batherson buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Drake Batherson Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate April 27, 1998

If Drake Batherson 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 22 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)

Drake Batherson projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022
Remaining Base Salary
$700,000
$700,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $736,666 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($700,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $116,667 $116,667
ACTUAL CAP HIT Ottawa Senators logo $153,333 $116,667
Savings $583,333 $-116,667

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date October 3, 2017
Agent Paul Capizzano & Anton Thun
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,209,998 0.94% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $763,333 $736,666 $736,666 $736,666
RFA
AAV $800,000 $773,333 $773,333 $773,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $70,000 $20,000 $20,000
Base Salary $0 $650,000 $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $80,000 $80,000 $80,000 $0
Total Salary $80,000 $730,000 $780,000 $700,000
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out