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Adam Cooper Off-field dealings of Dane Swan and Dale Thomas not distracting Magpies' premiership bid.
Jon Pierik and Adam Cooper Peter Jess says it is nonsense to suggest no link between concussion and post-career problems.
Jon Pierik and Adam Cooper Nick Riewoldt fears two-tiered league unless action taken to ease equalisation concerns.
Adam Cooper and Matt Murnane Skipper Jobe Watson admits Bombers stressed and flat during a turbulent past six weeks.
Adam Cooper Umpires boss says new rule will not change for games played on wet surfaces.
Adam Cooper and Emma Quayle Koby Stevens will have further tests ahead of round-one clash against Brisbane.
Adam Cooper Collingwood star content to delay contract talks until he regains his fitness and form.
Adam Cooper Richmond coach raises concerns over how the new rule will be interpreted in the wet.
Adam Cooper It's been a long time, but Jonathan Brown never lost that taste for silverware.
Adam Cooper Carlton coach Mick Malthouse has forecast more than one role for Chris Judd in his return for Friday night's NAB Cup final against Brisbane in a bid to continue developing greater flexibility in his...
Adam Cooper Rival coaches Mick Malthouse and Michael Voss are agreed their sides won't be holding back in pursuit of silverware in Friday night’s NAB Cup final at Etihad Stadium.
Adam Cooper Carlton chief executive Greg Swann concedes Lions deserved to host NAB Cup final.
Adam Cooper St Kilda secures a third win from four pre-season games, this time over Melbourne.
Adam Cooper Collingwood coach expresses disappointment over Dane Swan's interview.
Adam Cooper Dane Swan's manager has accused Collingwood president Eddie McGuire of hypocrisy over interview protocols and says he's prepared to fight the fine the Magpies impose on their Brownlow medallist.
Adam Cooper Collingwood president Eddie McGuire says he would like to fine Dane Swan $25,000 if he could.
Adam Cooper Jonathan Brown says he enters his first game of the pre-season as refreshed as he could be.
Adam Cooper Brisbane captain Jonathan Brown says he enters his first game of the pre-season as refreshed as he could ever be and rejuvenated by the Lions' encouraging showings last year and over the summer.
Adam Cooper Collingwood president Eddie McGuire says he would like to fine Dane Swan $25,000, even though he has no problem with what his star midfielder said in a televised interview.
Adam Cooper Key forwards Jonathan Brown and Nick Riewoldt will play their first games of the pre-season on Saturday.