North Melbourne forward Lindsay Thomas has been offered a one-week suspension by the match review panel, for his high tackle on Bulldog Lachie Hunter.
Emerging Western Bulldogs star Marcus Bontempelli has slammed North Melbourne forward Lindsay Thomas after the Kangaroos goalsneak's crude coathanger on Bulldog Lachie Hunter on Friday night.
Western Bulldogs will keep trying to rebuild defence week by week after loss of Bob Murphy and Jason Johannisen to serious injury.
It doesn't get much bigger than this for these two clubs: first versus second on the ladder under the Friday night lights.
North Melbourne stay unbeaten in season 2016, defeating the Western Bulldogs in a low-scoring affair.
Bids by North Melbourne and the Western Bulldogs to feature in an inaugural Good Friday clash next season have strengthened after they drew a bumper crowd on Friday night.
What to watch for this weekend: big moment for GWS, Tigers-Power race to the bottom and Blues-Dons mini grand final
As Essendon confirmed it won't bid for a women's team in 2017 – joining Hawthorn as the only other Victorian club not pitching - St Kilda's CEO said the new league should have more than eight sides.
North Melbourne could bound to their first 6-0 start to the season since 1979 against the Western Bulldogs on Friday night, so why isn't anyone talking about them?
By Ben McKay
North Melbourne chief executive Carl Dilena has urged Kangaroos and Western Bulldogs fans to descend upon Etihad Stadium this Friday night to show the AFL that lower-profile clubs should be considered for marquee games.
Hawthorn haven't necessarily got any better. But has the rest of the AFL competition improved enough to catch them?
Brent Harvey hasn't lost too much speed, if any, after 413 games, but according to North Melbourne coach Brad Scott, he was "filthy" after the game. In the third quarter, he'd been burnt, chasing Gold Coast Suns defender Adam Saad out of defence.
North Melbourne might not have headed too many tipster’s books heading into this season.
In one of the more significant career changes brought about by the AFL's new and intense bid for the hearts and minds of women and young multicultural Australians, former personal injury lawyer Laura Kane has joined North Melbourne with an ambition to run one of the foundation national women's teams.
North Melbourne boast the best trio of tall forwards in the AFL and the unbeaten Kangaroos will be licking their lips at the prospect of an undersized Gold Coast at Metricon Stadium this weekend.
We've seen our last AFL grand final replay. But what would have happened if the three grand final draws we did witness had an extra time provision?
In his 12 seasons playing for Carlton, Jarrad Waite would probably never have asked to be considered as one of the best key forwards when it came to hassling his opponents.
Fremantle coach Ross Lyon says his winless side will not "melt under the lights" after their poor start to the season, and that he can see the early signs of some improved form.
Undefeated North Melbourne become clear ladder leaders four weeks into the 2016 season.