Marc-Andre Fleury buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Marc-Andre Fleury Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate November 28, 1984

If Marc-Andre Fleury 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 35 years old at the buyout giving him a 67% buyout multiplier.
Under 26 = 1/3 multiplier
26+ = 2/3 multiplier

The total buyout cost would be $8,333,333
Remaining base salary
($12,500,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $2,083,333
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Marc-Andre Fleury projected buyout 2020-2021 season
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Remaining Base Salary
$12,500,000
$6,500,000 $6,000,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($6,500,000) ($6,000,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $2,083,333 $2,083,333 $2,083,333 $2,083,333
ACTUAL CAP HIT Vegas Golden Knights logo $2,583,333 $3,083,333 $2,083,333 $2,083,333
Savings $4,416,667 $3,916,667 $-2,083,333 $-2,083,333

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date July 13, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Allan Walsh
Standard Contract | 3 Years $21,000,000 8.59% of cap space
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022
Cap Hit $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
UFA
AAV $7,000,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $8,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $8,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,000,000
Minors Salary $8,500,000 $6,500,000 $6,000,000
Clauses M-NTC M-NTC M-NTC
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out
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