Haydar, Oulahen sign one-year deals
Haydar, 28, spent the last two seasons with the Atlanta Thrashers and its AHL affiliate the Chicago Wolves. During the 2007-08 season, Haydar collected 8 points (1-7—8) in 16 games with the Thrashers and 58 points (19-39—58) with the Wolves, where he ranked fourth in scoring during the 2008 Calder Cup playoffs.
Completing the 2007-08 season with the Grand Rapids Griffins, Oulahen, 23, played in 75 regular-season games scoring 30 points (14-16—30). During his three-season run with the Griffins, Oulahen acquired 76 points (34-42—76) over 229 games played.
Drafted by the Red Wings in the fifth round (164th overall) of the 2003 draft, Oulahen played one season with the Newmarket Hurricanes (OPJHL) and three seasons with the Brampton Battalion (OHL).