Port Adelaide Power
ASHLEY PORTER Carlton coach Mick Malthouse has revived his argument from 1985 that the game needs as many as six interchange players.
ASHLEY PORTER Carlton has endured some dark nights, but rarely have so many Blues done so little.
Lee Crossley It's an important match for Port Adelaide if they are to have any hope of snatching a top four berth from Fremantle.
ASHLEY PORTER Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley feels blessed that he has 41 of his 44 players available for Friday night's clash with Carlton.
JON PIERIK Mick Malthouse says Jeff Garlett "is certainly in the mix" for a recall against Port Adelaide on Friday night, as the small forward and Mitch Robinson fight to regain the respect of their teammates.
ANDREW STAFFORD There were two men on the Gold Coast who were happy to see the rain sheeting across Metricon Stadium on Saturday, and they were the coaches of Port Adelaide and Gold Coast.
ANDREW STAFFORD Port Adelaide had this game in its keeping for the most of the second half, yet somehow, with a few minutes remaining, it found itself defending a three-point lead after an amazing goal by Gold Coast's Harley Bennell raised the possibility of the Suns snatching the win.
Speedster Matt White's imminent return from injury is vital to Port Adelaide's coveted top-four AFL ambitions, captain Travis Boak says.
Port Adelaide has lost six of its past eight games to slip outside the top four.
ASHLEY PORTER Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley believes one has to give the Sydney Swans something like their own medicine - tall forwards to worry about.
ASHLEY PORTER After enduring a week of players hospitalised with viral infections and injuries from training mishaps, Port Adelaide was run over by the 7.40 Sydney express on Saturday night, losing by 26 points.
ROHAN CONNOLLY Port Adelaide is in serious danger of creating an unwanted slice of football history.
ASHLEY PORTER After dismissing further medical fears, Port Adelaide last night conceded that another three of its players had contracted viral meningitis.
Greg Baum, Larissa Nicholson The AFL has been accused of censorship for stepping in to ban a planned advertising campaign at the Adelaide Oval supporting Gaza.
ASHLEY PORTER Port Adelaide’s concern with viral meningitis spreading among its squad remains with at least two unnamed players from Sunday’s losing game to Collingwood at the MCG isolated from their teammates.
ASHLEY PORTER The AFL is not expected to intervene at this stage on growing concerns that Port Adelaide players and their opponents have been exposed to the threat of viral meningitis.
DANIEL CHERNY Collingwood is back in the top eight, but coach Nathan Buckley maintains the ladder is merely an afterthought for his team, choosing instead to focus on the way it played in its thrilling six-point victory over Port Adelaide on Sunday.
ASHLEY PORTER Port Adelaide may be facing a serious medical issue with forward John Butcher in Royal Adelaide Hospital with viral meningitis.
GREG BAUM This match had the quality of two teams clinging to the wreckage, knowing that it would only bear one of them.
JESSE HOGAN The near-fairytale debut season of defender Tom Langdon has been halted by his omission for Collingwood's pivotal home clash with Port Adelaide on Sunday.
Ten years after it was pinched during premiership celebrations, Port Adelaide champion Gavin Wanganeen has been reunited with his 2004 grand final jumper.
A groin injury has ruled Port Adelaide speedster Matt White out of Sunday's AFL game against Collingwood.
SAMANTHA LANE The AFL has condemned a homophobic slur by one of Port Adelaide’s corporate sponsors, but the league’s offer of counselling with a prominent activist has been deemed unnecessary by the club.
JESSE HOGAN The two teams whose premiership prospects have suffered most since the half-way mark of the season, Collingwood and Port Adelaide, have the opportunity to resuscitate their finals campaign at the expense of the other on Sunday.
JESSE HOGAN Adelaide and Gold Coast are the only finals contenders scheduled to play on the final Sunday of the home-and-away season.
Neil McMahon In modern football as in modern life, sometimes relationships earn the description: it's complicated.