Trent Merrin signs with Penrith Panthers

11:22 AM   St George Illawarra forward Trent Merrin is expected to announce on Monday he will join the Penrith Panthers from next season.

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NRL top 10 rookies of 2015

Michael Chammas   Michael Chammas looks at the hottest rookie prospects set to make their debut in 2015.

Magic Johnson's star shines 

Andrew Webster   Johnson knows he's not the best player in the game. But right now, he could be rugby league's most important.

#NRLrating Players 10-1

LeagueHQ has been counting down the top 200 players as judged by our team of experts. We're down to the final group of players.


NRL 2015 preview

As round one of the NRL 2015 season nears, League HQ brings you an interactive lowdown on each of the 16 teams.

Titans tested for illicit substances

Brad Walter   The Titans were the first NRL club to test players for illicit substances and did everything possible to prevent a drugs culture infiltrating the club.


Lowe "shattered" by final omission

Michael Carayannis   Ben Lowe the forgotten man of South Sydney's fairytale win with the loyal servant overlooked.

Creagh wants new Dragons deal

He would be "very disappointed" if he is the next long-term player squeezed out of the club.


Eels' stand against domestic violence

Michael Carayannis   Parramatta launch an in-house domestic violence action plan.

Eels call for league talks on stadia

Michael Carayannis   Parramatta chief exec Scott Seward has called on NRL boss Dave Smith to consult clubs when it comes to deciding the games stadia strategy.


NRL aims to keep children playing

Michael Carayannis   Junior league has undergone biggest overhaul in 33 years with a host of rule changes.


'Expect us to get harder': Grant

Brad Walter   ARLC chairman John Grant has warned game is set to get tougher on misbehaviour.

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Phil Gould   Bunnies head the pack of title contenders.


Danny Weidler

Danny Weidler   Inglis worthy of special fund's cash. 


Sin Bin

Adrian Proszenko   Tigers' Lulia caps remarkable comeback from broken neck.

Andrew Webster

Andrew Webster   Cocaine scandal can't get up the nose of league.