Jeff Skinner buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Jeff Skinner Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate May 16, 1992

If Jeff Skinner 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 29 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 $29,666,667
Remaining base salary
($44,500,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

6 years left in contract.
Buyout applied over 12 years
(2x years remaining on contract)

Annual buyout cost of $2,472,222
(Total buyout cost/12 years)

Jeff Skinner projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027 2027-2028 2028-2029 2029-2030 2030-2031 2031-2032 2032-2033
Remaining Base Salary
$44,500,000
$10,000,000 $2,500,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($10,000,000) ($10,000,000) ($10,000,000) ($10,000,000) ($7,000,000) ($5,000,000) ($0) ($0) ($0) ($0) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222
ACTUAL CAP HIT Buffalo Sabres logo $1,472,222 $8,972,222 $1,472,222 $1,472,222 $4,472,222 $6,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222 $2,472,222
Savings $7,527,778 $27,778 $7,527,778 $7,527,778 $4,527,778 $2,527,778 $-2,472,222 $-2,472,222 $-2,472,222 $-2,472,222 $-2,472,222 $-2,472,222

Active Contract

Signing Team Buffalo Sabres logo
Signing Date June 7, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Donald Meehan
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Potential Lockout Year
Standard Contract | 8 Years $72,000,000 11.04% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Cap Hit $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000
UFA
AAV $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $10,000,000 $2,500,000 $10,000,000 $2,500,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,000,000 $5,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $7,500,000 $0 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,000,000 $5,000,000
Minors Salary $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $7,000,000 $5,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out