Samantha Lane Nathan Lovett-Murray has been told to rest for a week while his stab wounds heal, but remains intent on attending the Dreamtime match on Saturday.
Andrew Wu Travis Cloke's career-long battle to overcome his goalkicking yips has become that bit harder due to recent finger injuries which he says are affecting him in front of goal.
Samantha Lane Hugh Seward admits it has historically been 'assumed' - but not always reliably verified - that footballers who have travelled overseas to treat injuries had not breached anti-doping rules.
Andrew Wu Travis Cloke says recent finger injuries have contributed to a disappointing conversion rate in front of goal this season.
Matt Murnane Bulldogs' season hampered further by hamstring injury to Adam Cooney, who will be out until round 12.
Perth Fremantle midfielder David Mundy says injuries won't be used as an excuse as the AFL club attempts to snap a two-game losing streak.
Fremantle aren't concerned by game-ending injuries to Stephen Hill and Michael Walters in their five-point loss to Adelaide in Saturday's AFL trial match.
Jon Pierik Call for all major sports to adopt a consistent approach to treating head injuries.
Adam Cooper Essendon coach James Hird wants his players to increase aerobic capacity for 2013.
Roger Vaughan Between the match review panel and club medical reports, the opening week of the AFL finals series will test some players' nerves.
Jared Lynch The AFL is desperate to curb concussions on the football field, but Geelong small forward Allen Christensen, who has been concussed five times this season, believes there is little it can do to stamp...
Emma Quayle Essendon appears set to lose two more players to soft-tissue problems, with forward Stewart Crameri and onballer David Myers doubtful to play against Hawthorn tomorrow night.
Emma Quayle Essendon coach convinced Greater Western Sydney is on an impressive path.
Rob Forsaith Win over Greater Western Sydney emphasises juggling act coach James Hird faces.
The Secret Agent The time has come for the AFL to give clubs the safety blanket of a mid-season draft.
WHEN Essendon's horror run of injuries finally abates, it could prove a blessing in disguise for the high-flyers.
AAP West Coast coach John Worsfold has urged his injured AFL stars to keep on pushing their bodies to the limit despite this week's setback to forward Mark Nicoski.
Jesse Hogan Cruelled by injury this season? Jesse Hogan presents the facts.
Jake Niall Big increase in compensation for players who sustain injuries that bring their careers to a close.
Michael Gleeson Bulldog Tom Williams and Carlton's Jeremy Laidler seriously injured in pre-season clash.