Jason Robertson buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Jason Robertson Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate July 22, 1999

If Jason Robertson 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 20 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 $500,000
Remaining base salary
($1,500,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $125,000
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Jason Robertson projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Remaining Base Salary
$1,500,000
$750,000 $750,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $795,000 $795,000 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $92,500 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($842,500) ($750,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $125,000 $125,000 $125,000 $125,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Dallas Stars logo $170,000 $170,000 $125,000 $125,000
Savings $625,000 $625,000 $-125,000 $-125,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date May 3, 2018
Agent Pat Brisson
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,385,000 1.01% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $825,833 $795,000 $795,000 $795,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $132,500 $82,500 $82,500
Base Salary $0 $700,000 $750,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $792,500 $842,500 $750,000
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
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