The controversy surrounding Daniel Chick's grand final week drug allegations about the 2006 West Coast Eagles has ended with a victory of sorts for the club in an Australian Press Council hearing.
The Eagles' finals hopes could well hinge on the final three weeks of the season.
West Coast legend Glen Jakovich says he came frighteningly close to "snotting" his own brother on the MCG and can understand why some people might say the Eagles' 2006 premiership is "tainted".
Brad Hardie gives his take on the spluttering Eagles, the suddenly re-energised Dockers, Patrick Dangerfield's Brownlow chances and the destination of the AFL premiership as the season reaches its mid-point.
One-time combatants and former Eagles teammates Andrew Embley and Daniel Chick have apparently healed old wounds after a chance meeting at Perth's prestigious Cottesloe Golf Club.
Three wins straight for the previously hapless Dockers, a much-needed win on the road for West Coast (against questionable opposition) and controversy for the Kangaroos - our crack (pot) panel returns to run the rule over round 13 of the AFL season.
Brisbane Lions coach Justin Leppitsch has defended his vice-captain Daniel Rich after his side's loss to West Coast at the Gabba, with the midfielder again struggling to shake a tag after dominating early in the game.
For the second week in a row, the Brisbane Lions played a team from the west on their home deck. And for the second week in a row, they started in competitive fashion, only to mown down in a barely competitive second quarter. History has a way of repeating itself.
Residents are horrified by the West Coast Eagles' proposal to cut down 98 mature trees from Lathlain Park despite still having no final development plan for their new "nest".
Can the Eagles swoop on the Crows for another home win? Will the Dockers make Owen a distant memory with a second straight win? And, who will win the Battle of the Bridge?
Star Eagle Nic Naitanui has Instagrammed the first photo of the aftermath of having both ankles operated on and provided a biblical reference for his road to recovery.
AFL journeyman Jonathan Giles will make his debut for West Coast against the Lions at the Gabba on Saturday after the Eagles ruck stocks were hit with a double blow.
West Coast coach Adam Simpson and his medical advisors should seriously consider some calculated time off for star on-baller Matt Priddis.
The West Coast Eagles' ruck woes continue unabated, with Scott Lycett joining Nic Naitanui on the sidelines - having been dropped for disciplinary reasons.
WA footy fans have reacted angrily to Ken Judge's apparent omission from a tribute video at the AFL Hall of Fame function on Tuesday night.
West Coast could be without star ruckman Nic Naitanui for the rest of the home-and-away season after revelations he has had surgery to both of his ankles.
A stumbling West Coast Eagles look set for a mid-season midfield makeover with an extended injury layoff confronting star ruckman Nic Naitanui.
When I woke up this morning and read a fellow West Coast fan's assertion that the Dockers are in "better shape" than the Eagles, I almost choked on my cornflakes.
West Coast coach Adam Simpson has given a candid glimpse into the Eagles' spluttering season - admitting he needs to make changes at AFL level but confessing his players at WAFL level don't have the form to make cases for themselves.
West Coast's woes go from bad to worse after losing at home and Nic Naitanui succumbing to an Achilles injury that now requires surgery, while there's hope on the horizon for Fremantle fans, whose youngsters tamed the Lions with a ferocious display at the Gabba.