NHL Buyout Calculator

Zach Werenski

age27
posD
shotl
h6'2"
w214lbs
Birthdate
Jul 19, 1997
Player Profile

If Zach Werenski was bought out prior to the 2026-2027 season.

Total Cost

$2,000,000$2.00M
Total Remaining Base Salary
67%
Buyout Multiplier
He would be 28 years old at the buyout, giving him a 67% buyout multiplier.
$1,333,333$1.33M
Buyout Total Cost
Remaining base salary X Age Multiplier.

Annual Implications

Annual Buyout Cost
$333,333$333K
$1,333,333$1.33M / 4yrs
Annual Cap Hit
The final cap hit for each year equals:
Cap Hit (AAV) - Base Salary + Annual Buyout Cost
4yrs
-$
-$
-$
-$
$
$
26/27
27/28
29/30
Buyout Length
Buyouts are applied evenly over 2x the years remaining on the contract.
Years Remaining 2
Contract End 2027-28
Buyout Length 4
Buyout End 2029-30

Buyout Summary

Abbreviated $Amounts
Zach Werenski
2026-27 2027-28 2028-29 2029-30
Original Cap Hit
$9,583,334$9.58M $9,583,334$9.58M - -
Base Salary
($1,000,000$1.00M) ($1,000,000$1.00M) (-) (-)
Total Salary ($7,250,000$7.25M) ($7,250,000$7.25M) (-) (-)
Signing Bonus $6,250,000$6.25M $6,250,000$6.25M - -
Annual Buyout Cost $333,333$333K $333,333$333K $333,333$333K $333,333$333K
Actual Cap Hit
$8,916,667$8.92M
$8,916,667$8.92M
$333,333$333K
$333,333$333K
Savings
100.0%
$666,667$667K
$666,667$667K
$-333,333$-333K
$-333,333$-333K
Click button(s) in current contract below to buyout another year from this contract.

Current Contract

2022-2028 Standard Contract
6yrs
value$57,500,000$57.50M
cap hit$9,583,333$9.58M
Abbreviated $Amounts
2022-23
2023-24
Buy Out
2024-25
Buy Out
2025-26
Buy Out
2026-27
Buy Out
2027-28
2028
Cap Hit $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,334$9.58M $9,583,334$9.58M UFAage 30
AAV $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,333$9.58M $9,583,334$9.58M $9,583,334$9.58M
Base $8,000,000$8.00M $10,000,000$10.00M $9,500,000$9.50M $7,500,000$7.50M $1,000,000$1.00M $1,000,000$1.00M
Performance Bonuses - - - - - -
Signing Bonuses $2,000,000$2.00M $2,000,000$2.00M $2,000,000$2.00M $2,000,000$2.00M $6,250,000$6.25M $6,250,000$6.25M
Total Salary $10,000,000$10.00M $12,000,000$12.00M $11,500,000$11.50M $9,500,000$9.50M $7,250,000$7.25M $7,250,000$7.25M
Minors Salary $10,000,000$10.00M $12,000,000$12.00M $11,500,000$11.50M $9,500,000$9.50M $7,250,000$7.25M $7,250,000$7.25M
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