Dustin Byfuglien buyout calculator, cap hit impact


Dustin Byfuglien Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate March 27, 1985

If Dustin Byfuglien 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 35 years old at the buyout giving him a 67% buyout multiplier.
Under 26 = 1/3 multiplier
26+ = 2/3 multiplier

The total buyout cost would be $4,000,000
Remaining base salary
($6,000,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

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

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

Dustin Byfuglien projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022
Remaining Base Salary
$6,000,000
$6,000,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $7,600,000 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($6,000,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $2,000,000 $2,000,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Winnipeg Jets logo $3,600,000 $2,000,000
Savings $4,000,000 $-2,000,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date February 8, 2016
Signing Status UFA
Agent Ben Hankinson
Standard Contract | 5 Years $38,000,000 9.33% of cap space
2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000
UFA
AAV $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000 $7,600,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $6,000,000
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $6,000,000
Minors Salary $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $6,000,000
Clauses NMC NMC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out