The Lions picked Cameron Rayner at number one at Friday night's national draft and have former Hawthorn champion Luke Hodge earmarked to mentor the talented youngster during his first season at his new club.
This is a difficult draft to predict, with uncertainty surrounding pick two remaining. The strong hand held by Fremantle can shape the first round, while St Kilda and Carlton also have the chance to cash in with two picks each in the top 10.
Cameron Rayner remembers the first time he read about the comparisons with Dustin Martin. It popped on a Facebook post, but it was about to get a lot bigger.
Luke Hodge can already tell just how different playing for the Brisbane Lions is going to be compared to life in AFL-mad Victoria.
The Brisbane Lions have the No.1 pick for the first time since 1998 but Cameron Rayner is no certainty to be the name they call out on Friday at the national draft.
Port Adelaide are is contemplating adding further depth to their list after meeting with former Brisbane Lions' defender Michael Close.
Bob Sharpless will stand down as Brisbane Lions chairman after four years in the role as anxiety grows about the club's chances of securing funding for a new training and administration base at Springfield
It has been an inspired piece of timing for the Brisbane Lions in jumping on the back as they so blatantly did this week of Luke Hodge's book tour.
Former Hawthorn champion and premiership captain Luke Hodge has consulted his old teammate Jordan Lewis on how he should approach joining a new club as an experienced player.
AFL great Luke Hodge says a line in the sand has been drawn following the three-match ban handed down to Richmond premiership defender Nathan Broad, suggesting that the next player to commit a similar offence to that of the Tiger deserves a considerably heftier penalty.
The Brisbane Lions have committed to re-signing The Recruit Matt Eagles for 2018.
The Brisbane Lions will put free agency compensation on the agenda of the next CEOs' meeting.
Josh Schache was very close to staying at the Brisbane Lions. How close? "About 30 seconds I reckon," said Brisbane football boss David Noble.
Essendon believe their trio of trades is an indication the club is on the right track
Players seeking new homes face anxious wait as Stringer edges close to Bombers.
Time is running out in this year's AFL trade period, with Thursday's deadline fast approaching. Follow all today's action live.
Four men who helped Hawthorn win the 2008 premiership face the challenge of restoring Queensland's AFL clubs.
Canberra's Jack Powell spoke to three clubs at the AFL combine, including his beloved Collingwood.
Just how Josh Schache went from being close to the hottest football prospect in the county to a footballer not one club has yet been prepared to entertain a trade for remains the most intriguing story of the AFL's player market period.