West Coast Eagles

West Coast Eagles hope to carry weight into 2015

Brad Elborough   It’s been well reported that West Coast has concentrated on adding some bulk to some of its players over the off-season.

Eagles use body double to cover Callum Sinclair in team photo

Media officer Ben Roberts in the official Eagles team photo.

Paul Entwistle   The West Coast Eagles have taken the unusual step of using a body double in their traditional pre-season team photo to fill in for an injured player.

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Shannon Hurn named West Coast Eagles' new captain

Shannon Hurn has been named the West Coast Eagles' new captain.

Brad Elborough   Shannon Hurn has been named the West Coast Eagles' new captain.

West Coast rookie Kane Lucas surprised not to be at Carlton in 2015

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Brad Elborough   New West Coast rookie Kane Lucas is the latest player to admit he was surprised to have been cut from Carlton, after being told by the Blues he was a required player.

New West Coast Eagle Damien Cavka out to prove doubters wrong

West Coast was reportedly surprised to see Damien Cavka available so late in the draft.

Brad Elborough   West Coast recruit Damien Cavka is obviously grateful to have been selected in last week’s AFL draft, but he’s certainly spurred on by being taken so late.

Fremantle Dockers, West Coast Eagles grab midfielders in AFL draft

New Freo draftee Lachie Weller takes a screamer playing for the Queensland under 18 side.

Brad Elborough   Nine players from the five WAFL clubs were snapped up in Thursday's AFL Draft, while both West Coast and Fremantle opted to boost their midfield stocks in the annual player grab.

Former West Coast star Daniel Kerr speaks for first time since jail

Daniel Kerr spoke for the first time since he was released from a Perth prison.

Steve Holland   Troubled former footballer Daniel Kerr says he spent more time in jail than he needed to because ex-West Coast teammates couldn't raise the cash to bail him out.

The AFL's most ''successful'' club - Fitzroy

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Jake Niall   West Coast of 2005-2007 had everything: more money than a club could ever spend, a waiting list for sponsors and members, facilities and untold fans, who, for a long time, refused to believe their sunny boys would misbehave.

West Coast ties up Matt Priddis and Luke Shuey

Matt Priddis poses with the 2014 Brownlow Medal after winning the honour on Monday night.

Daniel Cherny   He may have missed out on an All-Australian berth - and therefore a spot in the Australian side that faced Ireland in Saturday night’s international rules test in his hometown - but Matt Priddis has the Brownlow Medal and now a West Coast contract until the end of 2016.

West Coast Eagle Elliot Yeo re-injures hand

West Coast's Elliot Yeo lost part of two front teeth in 2014. He has since re-injured his hand.

Brad Elborough   West Coast defender Elliot Yeo's pre-season is in tatters after he re-injured the hand that saw him miss nine games in the back half of the 2014 season.

West Coast Eagles to appoint new captain before Christmas

Injury stopped Scott Selwood from having a go at West Coast's captaincy last season but he'll be in the mix for the full-time gig in 2014.

Brad Elborough   West Coast will name its new captain before Christmas, with those who rotated through the role last year set to be strongly considered for the full-time gig.

West Coast confident Nic Naitanui is fit for Perth International Rules

Nic Naitanui and West Coast are eyeing a big scalp against Collingwood this weekend.

Brad Elborough   West Coast is confident that ruckman Nic Naitanui is in terrific shape and there is no risk in making him available for Saturday night's International Rules game at Patersons Stadium.

Former West Coast Eagle Daniel Kerr released from Hakea Prison

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Former West Coast champion Daniel Kerr has been released from prison after a $5000 surety was paid on Sunday night.

Stranger tries to bail Daniel Kerr out of Perth jail

Daniel Kerr in happier times. The former West Coast Eagle has been charged with assault.

A complete stranger has tried to pay the $5000 surety needed by former West Coast Eagles footballer Daniel Kerr, who remains in Perth's Hakea prison after a violent incident.

Former Eagle Kerr remains in prison

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Retired West Coast Eagles footballer Daniel Kerr remains in prison after failing to stump up his surety after criminal charges over a violent incident in Perth's northern suburbs.

Quinten Lynch player-coach at Perth amateur side Trinity-Aquinas

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Staff writers   In a week in which his old school and West Coast teammate Daniel Kerr finds himself in the news for the wrong reasons, former Eagle Quinten Lynch has something to celebrate.

Would West Coast Eagles give up 2006 flag for a clean culture?

West Coast 2006 premiership.

Gary Adshead   Once again a West Coast Eagles champion is in trouble with the law. Once again the very obvious questions swirl around the latest scandal.

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Daniel Kerr 'threatens couple, lit fire inside house'

Daniel Kerr with fellow Eagle Andrew Embley.

Nicole Cox   One-time West Coast Eagles champion Daniel Kerr was "acting bizarrely" and "going off" when he allegedly made threats to harm two people and lit a fire inside a Glendalough property.

Naitanui and Fyfe thrilled to fly Australian flag

Nat Fyfe and Nic Naitanui get to grips with the round ball in Perth.

Brad Elborough   West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui admits that he was torn between playing for Australia in the upcoming International Rules game and making sure he was fit to start pre-season for the 2015 AFL season.