Club-by-club guide to the AFL national draft: part 2. What your club has, what it needs and who it could be looking at.
Peter Jackson, the veteran club chief executive seconded to rebuild Melbourne in 2013, has recommitted to the Demons for another two seasons.
Melbourne captain Nathan Jones has put finals football on the agenda, declaring a return to the top eight in 2016 is not "too far out of reach".
Melbourne football club are on Thursday launching a new logo with a city-wide campaign involving free coffee and water.
Not so long ago an AFL basket case, the Melbourne Football Club will record another strong profit this year and buck the trend of mounting debt that continues to spread across the competition.
Melbourne have delisted Viv Michie on Tuesday but intend to redraft the midfielder as a rookie later this month.
The Western Bulldogs have asked the AFL to find a home for a second women's game against Melbourne next season, after the clubs leading the code-transforming push were drawn to meet just once.
Melbourne have scored a major victory with their playing schedule next season, having convinced the AFL to reprise their Anzac eve clash against Richmond at the MCG.
Emma Quayle, Michael Gleeson and Jake Niall
Melbourne has made a bold plunge into this year's draft, gambling on their improvement in 2016 by using their future first round pick to secure two top 10 selections this year.
Michael Gleeson, Emma Quayle
High flying Melbourne forward Jeremy Howe has finally been traded to Collingwood after a four-way deal was completed Monday.
Melbourne forward Jeremy Howe wants to play for Collingwood next year.
Emma Quayle and Michael Gleeson
A meeting between Fremantle coach Ross Lyon and Harley Bennell has helped ease some of the Dockers' nerves about taking the midfielder on.
Colin Garland has re-signed at Melbourne and will remain a Demon until the end of 2018.
Acknowledging the ruthless business that is the AFL, football's forgotten man Jack Trengove understands next season may be his last unless his problematic foot can heal quickly enough for him to play consistent football.
In his famous Australian novel, Barry Oakley saw football's future.
Jake Melksham will leave Essendon in a move the club has labelled extremely disappointing.
Impatient after a ninth consecutive year without finals football, Melbourne have moved on fringe quartet Aidan Riley, Jack Fitzpatrick, Jordie McKenzie and Rohan Bail.
Melbourne has given Jack Watts plenty of chances, some supporters might say too many, but maybe they should give him one more.
Michael Gleeson and Matt Murnane
Melbourne forward Jeremy Howe's first choice would be to remain at Melbourne and he is still waiting on a contract offer from the Demons, according to his manager Ben Niall.