NHL Buyout Calculator

Mike Matheson

#8
age30
posD
shotl
h6'2"
w187lbs
Birthdate
Feb 27, 1994
Player Profile

If Mike Matheson was bought out prior to the 2025-2026 season.

Total Cost

$4,500,000$4.50M
Total Remaining Base Salary
67%
Buyout Multiplier
He would be 31 years old at the buyout, giving him a 67% buyout multiplier.
$3,000,000$3.00M
Buyout Total Cost
Remaining base salary X Age Multiplier.

Annual Implications

Annual Buyout Cost
$1,500,000$1.50M
$3,000,000$3.00M / 2yrs
Annual Cap Hit
The final cap hit for each year equals:
Cap Hit (AAV) - Base Salary + Annual Buyout Cost
2yrs
-$
-$
$
25/26
26/27
Buyout Length
Buyouts are applied evenly over 2x the years remaining on the contract.
Years Remaining 1
Contract End 2025-26
Buyout Length 2
Buyout End 2026-27

Buyout Summary

Abbreviated $Amounts
Mike Matheson
2025-26 2026-27
Original Cap Hit
$4,875,000$4.88M -
Base Salary
($4,500,000$4.50M) (-)
Total Salary ($6,500,000$6.50M) (-)
Signing Bonus $2,000,000$2.00M -
Annual Buyout Cost $1,500,000$1.50M $1,500,000$1.50M
Actual Cap Hit
$1,875,000$1.88M
$1,500,000$1.50M
Savings
100.0%
$3,000,000$3.00M
$-1,500,000$-1.50M
Click button(s) in current contract below to buyout another year from this contract.

Current Contract

2018-2026 Standard Contract
8yrs
value$39,000,000$39.00M
cap hit$4,875,000$4.88M
Abbreviated $Amounts
2018-19
2019-20
2020-21
2021-22
2022-23
2023-24
Buy Out
2024-25
Buy Out
2025-26
2026
Cap Hit $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M UFAage 32
AAV $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M $4,875,000$4.88M
Base $3,000,000$3.00M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $4,500,000$4.50M
Performance Bonuses - - - - - - - -
Signing Bonuses $500,000$500K - - - - $2,500,000$2.50M $2,500,000$2.50M $2,000,000$2.00M
Total Salary $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $6,500,000$6.50M $6,500,000$6.50M $6,500,000$6.50M
Minors Salary $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $3,500,000$3.50M $5,000,000$5.00M $4,000,000$4.00M $6,500,000$6.50M $6,500,000$6.50M $6,500,000$6.50M
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UFA Year

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