Marcus Foligno buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Marcus Foligno Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate August 10, 1991

If Marcus Foligno 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 27 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 $4,333,333
Remaining base salary
($6,500,000 * 67% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $1,083,333
(Total buyout cost/4 years)

Marcus Foligno projected buyout 2019-2020 season
2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023
Remaining Base Salary
$6,500,000
$3,500,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $2,875,000 $2,875,000 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($3,500,000) ($3,000,000) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $1,083,333 $1,083,333 $1,083,333 $1,083,333
ACTUAL CAP HIT Minnesota Wild logo $458,333 $958,333 $1,083,333 $1,083,333
Savings $2,416,667 $1,916,667 $-1,083,333 $-1,083,333

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date September 14, 2017
Signing Status RFA
Standard Contract | 4 Years $11,500,000 3.53% of cap space
2017-2018 2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021
Cap Hit $2,875,000 $2,875,000 $2,875,000 $2,875,000
UFA
AAV $2,875,000 $2,875,000 $2,875,000 $2,875,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,000,000
Minors Salary $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out