New Sandover medallist Haiden Schloithe shapes as a recruiting target for West Coast as coach Adam Simpson scours the nation for ready-made midfielders in a brutal assessment of his playing stocks.
Finally launching State-of-Origin football at Subiaco Oval changed the entire landscape of Aussie Rules around the nation.
West Coast could slash as many as a dozen Eagles from their senior playing list in wake of a semi-final thumping from Greater Western Sydney on Saturday night.
Veteran West Coast defender Eric Mackenzie is set for reward in his brave recovery from career-threatening injury with a new contract for next season.
Powerful West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui is ready to play footy. And the big enforcer will be a massive selection headache for West Coast powerbrokers by first thing Sunday morning if the Eagles survive a knockout final confrontation with Port Adelaide in Adelaide.
Experienced West Coast utility Sharrod Wellingham could make a stunning return to an Eagles line- up for Saturday's elimination final showdown with Port Adelaide in Adelaide.
West Coast will not get away with conceding critical indicators in Saturday's elimination final against Port Adelaide despite beating Power at their last Adelaide Oval confrontation, according to coach Adam Simpson.
West Coast champion Josh Kennedy isn't haunted by a poor finals record ahead of Saturday night's knockout showdown with Port Adelaide in Adelaide.
West Coast will monitor emerging midfielder Dom Sheed after shoulder surgery ahead of next week's elimination final against Port Adelaide.
Fremantle veterans Michael Johnson and Hayden Ballantyne are on the verge of new contracts as the Dockers management commences an extensive cull of their senior list.