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Originally Posted by MojoJojo
I thought buyouts were still 2/3 of the remaining contract and cap hit. If so, Hatcher's cap hit would be 1.17 mil for 08/09 and 09/10.

Yes, you're right. I forgot to calculate the buyout amount, I calculated with his remaining caphit.
Hatcher is 35 years old, to buy him out we need to pay 2/3rd of his remaining salary, $2.33 million. This buyout amount is spread over twice the remaining contract length, Hatcher has one year left, therefore the buyout amount is spread over two years. That makes $1.17 million for 08/09 and 09/10.
Example one, basically