Valeri Nichushkin buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Valeri Nichushkin Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate March 4, 1995

Valeri Nichushkin was bought by Dallas Stars logo 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 was 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 was $900,000
Remaining base salary
($2,700,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

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

Annual buyout cost of $450,000
(Total buyout cost/2 years)

Valeri Nichushkin buyout details 2019-2020 season
2019-2020 2020-2021
Remaining Base Salary
$2,700,000
$2,700,000 $0
Original Cap Hit $2,950,000 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $500,000 $0
Contract Total Salary ($3,200,000) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $450,000 $450,000
ACTUAL CAP HIT Dallas Stars logo $700,000 $450,000
Savings $2,250,000 $-450,000

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date August 19, 2019
Signing Status RFA
Agent Mark Gandler & Todd Diamond
Standard Contract | 1 Years $850,000 1.04% of cap space
2019-2020
Cap Hit $850,000
RFA
AAV $850,000
Performance Bonuses $0
Base Salary $850,000
Signing Bonuses $0
Total Salary $850,000
Minors Salary $850,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out