Kangaroos

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Roos to shun safe footy: Ziebell

North Melbourne vice-captain Jack Ziebell.

Jon Pierik North Melbourne vice-captain Jack Ziebell has urged his teammates to maintain their attacking mindset.

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Skipper Swallow questions Kangaroos' attitude after loss to Carlton

Doubts: Andrew Swallow (left) and Ryan Bastinac.

Jon Pierik North Melbourne captain Andrew Swallow has questioned his team's attitude and has implored his men to get into the face of opponents after the Kangaroos' top-four hopes were jolted by an unexpected...

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Kangaroos need to be harder on themselves, say stars

North Melbourne's loss to the Blues has left it vulnerable.

Jesse Hogan Key North players united in their belief harsh appraisals are essential to overcome habitual performance lapses.

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Kangaroos thump wayward Saints

Lindsay Thomas and Ryan Bastinac celebrate a goal.

Jesse Hogan North Melbourne backs up its win over premiers Hawthorn with a 59-point thumping of St Kilda.

Kangaroos will try to retain Cameron Ling

Roger Vaughan North Melbourne will make a big pitch to retain Cameron Ling as a full-time assistant if he decides to embark on an AFL coaching career.

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A rivalry of note: Carlton versus Kangaroos

2012: Chris Judd feuls the tradition.

Jon Pierik There is something about the history between the Blues and Kangaroos which long-time observers believe deserves greater credence

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Blues finish strongly to upset Kangaroos

Carlton's Marc Murphy gathers the ball as Levi Greenwood approaches.

Jon Pierik For those who wondered whether Mick Malthouse would find a reason to crack a smile this week, the answer came quickly.

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Brad Scott hopeful elusive winning streak imminent for Kangaroos

North Melbourne coach Brad Scott.

Jesse Hogan North Melbourne coach Brad Scott says there is no need for him to remind his players of the importance of notching consecutive wins.

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Tigers, Kangaroos and Lions could have merged: Ross Oakley

Former AFL chief executive and chairman Ross Oakley.

Jon Pierik Amid the turbulence and mergers debate of football in the 1980s, former AFL chief executive and chairman Ross Oakley has spoken of the death threats he received and has revealed there were...

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Kangaroos coach wants more from team after defeating Demons

North Melbourne's Robin Nahas heads to the rooms with a suspected dislocated shoulder.

Alana Schetzer A workman-like win against a dogged Melbourne, which consolidated North Melbourne's position in the top eight, was not enough to convince Kangaroos coach Brad Scott on Sunday that his club could...

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North Melbourne Kangaroos focused on more than Gold Coast Suns' Gary Ablett

Jaeger O'Meara.

North Melbourne will employ a team approach in a bid to dismantle Gold Coast's midfield arsenal on Sunday, rather than focus on their main weapon.

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Kangaroos coach Brad Scott at a loss to explain slow starts

North Melbourne coach Brad Scott plans his strategy.

Emma Quayle North Melbourne will continue searching for the reasons behind its slow starts to games this year, after conceding the first seven goals in its 43-point loss to the slick, quick Gold Coast side on...

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Eagles lose Darren Glass for Kangaroos clash

Justin Chadwick West Coast's bid to get their season back on track has been dealt a huge blow after skipper Darren Glass was ruled out of Sunday night's clash with North Melbourne.

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Kangaroos pushing for third game in Hobart

Carl Dilena.

Jon Pierik North Melbourne will step up its bid to have a third home game in Hobart when it meets with Tasmanian officials in June.

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North Melbourne Kangaroos catching AFL foes on the hop

Eyes on the prize: North Melbourne may be eyeing off a spot in the top four.

Brad Elborough North Melbourne looms as the sleeper of the first half of the 2014 AFL season.

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Inconsistent Kangaroos get their chance to make a statement

Out of the shadows: North Melbourne has the chance to prove it belongs in the spotlight.

Matthew Lloyd Sunday night represents a big night for Richmond, but it is possibly an even greater test for the TIger's opponents, North Melbourne.

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Hawks prove too good for the Kangaroos with easy win

Nick Dal Santo of the Kangaroos is tackled by Jordan Lewis.

Alex Fair, Launceston Hawthorn taught North Melbourne a lesson with a 65-point win at Launceston's Aurora Stadium.

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Brad Scott shocked by Kangaroos' defeat

Jason Phelan Brad Scott has branded North Melbourne's lacklustre 39-point loss to Essendon the most disappointing defeat in his time at the club.

James Brayshaw: Kangaroos were atrocious

Jon Pierik North Melbourne chairman James Brayshaw has labelled the 39-point loss to Essendon as the club’s worst defeat in the Brad Scott-era and has demanded a ‘‘strong...

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Bombers back to business with win over Kangaroos

Brendan Goddard.

Jason Phelan The Bombers relished the opportunity to just play football on Friday night, downing a listless North Melbourne by 39 points.