Jordan Eberle buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Jordan Eberle Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate May 15, 1990

If Jordan Eberle 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 31 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 $10,333,333
Remaining base salary
($15,500,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $1,722,222
(Total buyout cost/6 years)

Jordan Eberle projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Remaining Base Salary
$15,500,000
$7,000,000 $4,750,000 $3,750,000 $0 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $0 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($7,000,000) ($4,750,000) ($3,750,000) ($0) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $1,722,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222
ACTUAL CAP HIT Seattle Kraken logo $222,222 $2,472,222 $3,472,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222 $1,722,222
Savings $5,277,778 $3,027,778 $2,027,778 $-1,722,222 $-1,722,222 $-1,722,222

Active Contract

Signing Team New York Islanders logo
Signing Date June 14, 2019
Signing Status UFA
Agent Craig Oster
Standard Contract | 5 Years $27,500,000 6.75% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000
UFA
AAV $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $5,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $5,250,000 $4,750,000 $7,000,000 $4,750,000 $3,750,000
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $7,250,000 $4,750,000 $7,000,000 $4,750,000 $3,750,000
Minors Salary $7,250,000 $4,750,000 $7,000,000 $4,750,000 $3,750,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out