NHL Buyout Calculator

Jordan Staal

age35
posC
shotl
h6'4"
w220lbs
Birthdate
Sep 10, 1988
Player Profile

If Jordan Staal was bought out prior to the 2025-2026 season.

Total Cost

$3,425,000$3.43M
Total Remaining Base Salary
67%
Buyout Multiplier
He would be 36 years old at the buyout, giving him a 67% buyout multiplier.
$2,283,333$2.28M
Buyout Total Cost
Remaining base salary X Age Multiplier.

Annual Implications

Annual Buyout Cost
$570,833$571K
$2,283,333$2.28M / 4yrs
Annual Cap Hit
The final cap hit for each year equals:
Cap Hit (AAV) - Base Salary + Annual Buyout Cost
4yrs
-$
-$
-$
-$
$
$
25/26
26/27
28/29
Buyout Length
Buyouts are applied evenly over 2x the years remaining on the contract.
Years Remaining 2
Contract End 2026-27
Buyout Length 4
Buyout End 2028-29

Buyout Summary

Abbreviated $Amounts
Jordan Staal
2025-26 2026-27 2027-28 2028-29
Original Cap Hit
$2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M - -
Base Salary
($2,650,000$2.65M) ($775,000$775K) (-) (-)
Total Salary ($2,650,000$2.65M) ($2,090,000$2.09M) (-) (-)
Signing Bonus - $1,315,000$1.32M - -
Annual Buyout Cost $570,833$571K $570,833$571K $570,833$571K $570,833$571K
Actual Cap Hit
$820,833$821K
$2,695,833$2.70M
$570,833$571K
$570,833$571K
Savings
100.0%
$2,079,167$2.08M
$204,167$204K
$-570,833$-571K
$-570,833$-571K
Click button(s) in current contract below to buyout another year from this contract.

Current Contract

2023-2027 Standard Contract
4yrs
value$11,600,000$11.60M
cap hit$2,900,000$2.90M
Abbreviated $Amounts
2023-24
Buy Out
2024-25
Buy Out
2025-26
Buy Out
2026-27
2027
Cap Hit $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M UFAage 38
AAV $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M $2,900,000$2.90M
Base $3,450,000$3.45M $3,410,000$3.41M $2,650,000$2.65M $775,000$775K
Performance Bonuses - - - -
Signing Bonuses - - - $1,315,000$1.32M
Total Salary $3,450,000$3.45M $3,410,000$3.41M $2,650,000$2.65M $2,090,000$2.09M
Minors Salary $3,450,000$3.45M $3,410,000$3.41M $2,650,000$2.65M $2,090,000$2.09M
Clauses
NMC
NMC
NMC
NTC
UFA Year

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