Kevin Bahl buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Kevin Bahl Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate June 27, 2000

If Kevin Bahl 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 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 $491,667
Remaining base salary
($1,475,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $122,917
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Kevin Bahl projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025
Remaining Base Salary
$1,475,000
$725,000 $750,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $786,667 $786,667 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $92,500 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($817,500) ($750,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $122,917 $122,917 $122,917 $122,917
ACTUAL CAP HIT New Jersey Devils logo $184,584 $159,584 $122,917 $122,917
Savings $602,083 $627,083 $-122,917 $-122,917

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 15, 2019
Agent David Gagner
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,360,001 1.00% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Cap Hit $817,500 $786,667 $786,667 $786,667
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $132,500 $107,500 $82,500
Base Salary $0 $700,000 $725,000 $750,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $792,500 $817,500 $750,000
Minors Salary $0 $70,000 $70,000 $70,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
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