The pre-draft attention was fixed on Swans academy star Callum Mills. But the Giants are confident bustling midfielder Jacob Hopper is every bit as good. And so is his younger brother.
Sydney draftee Tyrone Leonardis was said to apologetic after it emerged on social media that he had a strong distaste for recently retired Swans champion and former Australian of the Year Adam Goodes.
Luckless Sydney AFL defender Alex Johnson is intent on returning to the field in 2016 despite undergoing his fourth knee reconstruction on Monday.
Gun Sydney Swans youngster Isaac Heeney has recovered from the broken jaw he suffered when allegedly assaulted last month and will join his teammates when pre-season training gets underway on Monday.
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.
Swans Academy product Isaac Heeney set the AFL alight in his debut season this year. Just wait till you see his mate Callum Mills play.
Sydney premiership defender Alex Johnson is about to have his fourth knee reconstruction and has just resigned with the Swans for another year.
Hawthorn premiership player Jonathan Simpkin has been a victim of the club's sustained success, delisted ahead of the AFL's first list lodgment deadline on Friday.
Sydney have parted ways with their doctor Nathan Gibbs after almost two decades with the club, confirming the two parties could not come to terms on a new agreement at the Swans for 2016.
Isaac Heeney described the assault that left him with four plates and 16 screws in his jaw as "a cowardly act".
Sydney believe Michael Talia is "a good young man" and are comfortable with their decision to trade for the defender despite him being at the centre of an ongoing investigation from the AFL's integrity unit.
Emma Quayle, Michael Gleeson and Jake Niall
Essendon will take two top five picks to the national draft for the first time in since 1996, after Jake Carlisle's move to St Kilda was finalised on Wednesday.
David Jones' Facebook page has been flooded with abusive and racist posts after ex-Sydney Swans star Adam Goodes was unveiled as its latest brand ambassador
Sydney Swans star Isaac Heeney has had his jaw broken in what the club has labelled an "unprovoked" attack in Hong Kong.
AFL superstar Lance Franklin re-emerged into the public eye on Thursday night after more than a month out of the spotlight due to mental health issues.
Sydney premiership player Lewis Jetta has been traded to the Eagles in a straight swap for West Coast's Callum Sinclair.
Adam Goodes has given his first media interview since retiring from the AFL, speaking to a student newspaper about racism, his plans for the future and his decision not to do a lap of honour on grand final day.
Adam Goodes has revealed he had no intention of returning to football after relinquishing his place in the Swans team amid the booing saga that rocked the AFL this season.
The inside midfielder's biggest challenge is to maintain the exceptional standards he has set across six seasons at the Swans.