Juuse Saros buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Juuse Saros Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate April 19, 1995

If Juuse Saros was bought out prior to the 2019-2020 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 24 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 $1,000,000
Remaining base salary
($3,000,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

2 years left in contract.
Buyout applied over 4 years
(2x years remaining on contract)

Annual buyout cost of $250,000
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Juuse Saros projected buyout 2019-2020 season
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Remaining Base Salary
$3,000,000
$1,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($1,500,000) ($1,500,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $250,000 $250,000 $250,000 $250,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Nashville Predators logo $250,000 $250,000 $250,000 $250,000
Savings $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $-250,000 $-250,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 16, 2018
Signing Status RFA
Agent Kevin Epp
Standard Contract | 3 Years $4,500,000 1.84% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
RFA
AAV $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Minors Salary $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out