Dylan Ferguson buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Dylan Ferguson Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate September 20, 1998

If Dylan Ferguson 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 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 $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)

Dylan Ferguson projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023
Remaining Base Salary
$750,000
$750,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $733,333 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($750,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $125,000 $125,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Vegas Golden Knights logo $108,333 $125,000
Savings $625,000 $-125,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 28, 2017
Agent Rick Valette
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,199,999 0.90% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $733,333 $750,000 $733,333 $733,333 $733,333
RFA
AAV $733,333 $750,000 $733,333 $733,333 $733,333
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $0 $0 $700,000 $700,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $50,000 $50,000 $50,000 $0 $0
Total Salary $0 $0 $750,000 $700,000 $750,000
Minors Salary $0 $0 $60,000 $60,000 $60,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out