Jared Spurgeon buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Jared Spurgeon Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate November 29, 1989

If Jared Spurgeon was bought out prior to the 2025-2026 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 $8,683,333
Remaining base salary
($13,025,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

2 years left in contract.
Buyout applied over 4 years
(2x years remaining on contract)

Annual buyout cost of $2,170,833
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Jared Spurgeon projected buyout 2025-2026 season
2025-2026 2026-2027 2027-2028 2028-2029
Remaining Base Salary
$13,025,000
$7,000,000 $6,025,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($7,000,000) ($6,025,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $2,170,833 $2,170,833 $2,170,833 $2,170,833
ACTUAL CAP HIT Minnesota Wild logo $2,745,833 $3,720,833 $2,170,833 $2,170,833
Savings $4,829,167 $3,854,167 $-2,170,833 $-2,170,833

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 14, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Eustace King
Standard Contract | 7 Years $53,025,000 9.29% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Cap Hit $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000
UFA
AAV $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000 $7,575,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,000,000 $6,025,000
Signing Bonuses $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,000,000 $6,025,000
Minors Salary $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $6,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,000,000 $6,025,000
Clauses NMC NMC NMC NMC M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
Years 5-7: 10 Team No Trade per Michael Russo