Justin Almeida buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Justin Almeida Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate February 6, 1999

If Justin Almeida 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 22 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 $250,000
Remaining base salary
($750,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $125,000
(Total buyout cost/2 years)

Justin Almeida projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023
Remaining Base Salary
$750,000
$750,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $809,166 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $92,500 $0
Contract Total Salary ($842,500) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $125,000 $125,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Pittsburgh Penguins logo $184,166 $125,000
Savings $625,000 $-125,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 9, 2019
Agent Richard Evans
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,427,498 0.99% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $809,166 $809,166 $809,166
RFA
AAV $925,000 $925,000 $925,000
Performance Bonuses $132,500 $132,500 $82,500
Base Salary $700,000 $700,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500
Total Salary $792,500 $792,500 $842,500
Minors Salary $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out