Yan Kuznetsov buyout calculator, cap hit impact

Yan Kuznetsov Buyout Cap Implications

Birthdate March 21, 2002

If Yan Kuznetsov 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 19 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 $808,333
Remaining base salary
($2,425,000 * 33% buyout multiplier)
.

3 years left in contract.
Buyout applied over 6 years
(2x years remaining on contract)

Annual buyout cost of $134,722
(Total buyout cost/6 years)

Yan Kuznetsov projected buyout 2021-2022 season
2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026 2026-2027
Remaining Base Salary
$2,425,000
$800,000 $800,000 $825,000 $0 $0 $0
Original Cap Hit $870,000 $870,000 $870,000 $0 $0 $0
Contract Signing Bonus $92,500 $92,500 $0 $0 $0 $0
Contract Total Salary ($892,500) ($892,500) ($825,000) ($0) ($0) ($0)
Annual Buyout Cost $134,722 $134,722 $134,722 $134,722 $134,722 $134,722
ACTUAL CAP HIT Calgary Flames logo $204,722 $204,722 $179,722 $134,722 $134,722 $134,722
Savings $665,278 $665,278 $690,278 $-134,722 $-134,722 $-134,722

Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date March 31, 2021
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,610,000 1.11% of cap space
2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024
Cap Hit $900,833 $870,000 $870,000 $870,000
RFA
AAV $925,000 $894,167 $894,167 $894,167
Performance Bonuses $0 $32,500 $32,500 $7,500
Base Salary $0 $800,000 $800,000 $825,000
Signing Bonuses $92,500 $92,500 $92,500 $0
Total Salary $92,500 $892,500 $892,500 $825,000
Minors Salary $0 $80,000 $80,000 $80,000
Clauses
ENTRY-LEVEL SLIDE
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out