The unresolved collective bargaining agreement negotiations have delayed a new contract for Richmond livewire Daniel Rioli.
Daniel is an Age sports reporter.
Carlton coach refuses to entertain the notion of 'honour in defeat' after losing out to North in a tight scrap.
North avoid another narrow loss, and get back in finals race after a taking out a close contest against Carlton.
Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge says he expects captain Bob Murphy to miss at least one game after the veteran hurt his hamstring late in the Dogs' 40-point win over St Kilda at Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Jake Stringer went back and slotted his fifth goal of the day. No other player on the ground had more than one. The margin was out to 34 points, and the game was as good as over.
Former North Melbourne captain Andrew Swallow's career looks to have reached a crossroads after he was dropped for the second time this season.
Indigenous footballer Tyrone Bean says his "spirit took a beating" last year when he was racially vilified while playing for amateur club University Blacks.
St Kilda coach Alan Richardson says the Saints' decision not to rest Nick Riewoldt three weeks ago is unrelated to the veteran's latest injury.
Port Adelaide forward Aaron Young has refused to blame umpiring for his side's loss to Geelong on Thursday night despite the game's dying minutes being shrouded in controversy.
When it came down to the last 100 seconds, there was only one man who could stop Port.