Josh Anderson buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Josh Anderson Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate August 29, 1998

If Josh Anderson 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 21 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 $233,333
Remaining base salary
($700,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $116,667
(Total buyout cost/2 years)

Josh Anderson projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022
Remaining Base Salary
$700,000
$700,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $765,000 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $80,000 $0
Contract Total Salary ($780,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $116,667 $116,667
ACTUAL CAP HIT Colorado Avalanche logo $181,667 $116,667
Savings $583,333 $-116,667

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 29, 2018
Agent Carlos Sosa
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,295,000 0.94% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $765,000 $765,000 $765,000
RFA
AAV $816,666 $816,666 $816,666
Performance Bonuses $115,000 $20,000 $20,000
Base Salary $650,000 $700,000 $700,000
Signing Bonuses $85,000 $80,000 $80,000
Total Salary $735,000 $780,000 $780,000
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out