Brisbane Lions

Seven, Fox Footy chase Jonathan Brown

Jon Pierik   Brisbane Lions' great Jonathan Brown is now at the centre of a tug of war between the television broadcasters.

Brisbane gets rid of 'Paddle Pop' lion, unveils new guernsey

Daniel Merrett.

Andrew Stafford   In a victory for fans – and particularly for vocal supporters group The Lion’s Roar – the Brisbane Lions have officially reverted to their old guernsey.

Carlton's Robinson likely to be a Lion

Mick Malthouse and Mitch Robinson at a match this year.

Michael Gleeson   Carlton hard nut Mitch Robinson appears most likely to end up in Brisbane with the Lions as a delisted free agent.

Beams thanks Magpies but says shift north is for the best

Mitch Clark and Dayne Beams

Jake Niall, Michael Gleeson, Jon Pierik   Dayne Beams thanked Collingwood for giving him the opportunity to live his "dream" but insisted the shift to the Brisbane Lions was for the best, after confirmation finally came that he was part of a mega-trade.

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Foot scans end Trengove-to-Tigers deal

Ronny Lerner   Jack Trengove’s proposed switch to Richmond in this trade period suffered a mortal blow on Tuesday after scans revealed the former Melbourne skipper re-aggravated the navicular injury in his left foot.

Christensen will reveal personal issues, but not now

Allen Christensen.

Matt Murnane   New Brisbane Lions recruit Allen Christensen says he is a "happy place", and while he is not comfortable speaking publicly about the personal issues that have necessitated a fresh start interstate, he predicts one day he will do so.

Christensen officially a Lion

Officially a Lion: Allen Christensen.

Matt Murnane   Allen Christensen is officially a Brisbane Lions player.

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Sweetener on table to seal Dayne Beams' move to Brisbane

Off to Brisbane: Dayne Beams.

Michael Gleeson and Emma Quayle   Magpie Dayne Beams will become a Brisbane Lions player by the end of the week with the complicated five-club deal the most likely to land the player in Queensland.

New name emerges in Dayne Beams deal as trades heat up

Jack Crisp.

Jon Pierik   Young Brisbane midfielder Jack Crisp could be a surprise component in a complicated five-club deal which would help Dayne Beams become a Lion.

Tigers make surprise bid for Jack Trengove

Jack Trengove: One of Melbourne's top two picks in 2009.

Michael Gleeson and Emma Quayle   No deal on Dayne Beams but Jack Trengove may be a Tiger.

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Brisbane Lions trade Joel Patfull to GWS for pick 21

GWS-bound: Joel Patfull.

Joel Patfull, a two-time best and fairest winner at AFL club Brisbane, has joined Greater Western Sydney.

AFL Trade News: Allen Christensen bid sparks Lions-Cats talks

On the move: Allen Christensen.

Emma Quayle   Geelong and the Brisbane Lions have begun discussing a potential trade for Allen Christensen, after the midfielder’s surprise decision to request a trade away from the Cats.

Pies insist on player in Dayne Beams deal

Brisbane has offered its first two picks for Dayne Beams.

Michael Gleeson   Collingwood has told Brisbane that further talks are pointless if there is no shift towards involving players in discussions of a possible trade for Dayne Beams

AFL trade news: Geelong's Allen Christensen wants out

Wanting a fresh start ... Allen Christensen during last year's finals.

Geelong midfielder Allen Christensen is seeking an AFL trade and preliminary talks have been held with Brisbane.

Brisbane puts picks 5 and 25 on the table for Collingwood's Dayne Beams

Dayne Beams wants to head north.

Liam Mannix   Brisbane has put picks 5 and 25 on the table for want-away Collingwood star Dayne Beams, but admits there are no guarantees the contracted Pie will actually quit the club.

AFL Trade Period 2014: Levi Greenwood chooses Collingwood on steady second day

Collingwood bound: Levi Greenwood

Daniel Cherny   Out-of-contract North Melbourne midfielder Levi Greenwood choosing Collingwood as his preferred destination was the highlight of a steady day two of AFL trade period.


Paddy Ryder stalemate: It's 'apples for apples, not apples for a bag of peanuts'

Daniel Cherny   Geelong football manager Neil Balme has spent more than 45 years in the game, so he's seen his fair share of trade periods opening days.

Melbourne and Geelong close to deal on Mitch Clark

Mitch Clark.

Stathi Paxinos   Demons confident they can come to a deal with Geelong for Mitch Clark, with football manager James Mahoney saying the clubs are "around about the same page".

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James Frawley not worth pick three, says Brisbane Lions CEO Greg Swann over fears it could impact Dayne Beams trade

James Frawley.

Ronny Lerner   Brisbane CEO Greg Swann fears James Frawley’s looming departure from Melbourne could unwittingly hamper the Lions’ ability to complete a trade for Collingwood star Dayne Beams.

Brisbane Lions defender Joel Patfull far from landing at Sydney Swans

Joel Patfull.

Ronny Lerner   Joel Patfull’s manager Shane Casley has poured cold water on the prospect of the Brisbane key defender heading to Sydney next year.