Michael Chammas Trent Merrin has revealed he knocked back an attempt from St George Illawarra to convince him to renege on his deal with the Penrith Panthers last year.
Chris Barrett and Michael Chammas NRL bosses will be briefed on the hunt for the game's next chief executive at a club CEOs meeting in Auckland on Friday as two other figures head-hunted for the job emerged.
Michael Chammas Nigel Plum is the modern-day face of the concussion issue in rugby league and despite being cleared of permanent brain damage the former Penrith forward says he is glad he quit the sport.
Michael Chammas Accor Hotels chief operating officer Simon McGrath is one of the 10 external applicants the NRL have identified as a potential replacement for Dave Smith.
Michael Chammas Two leading AFL club chief executives have knocked back approaches from the NRL to join a shortlist of candidates for the job vacated by former rugby league boss Dave Smith.
Michael Chammas In a significant restructure at South Sydney, Shane Richardson is set to be installed as general manager of football - a role which will give him the final say in football matters.
Michael Chammas The NRL has begun interviews with 10 external applicants for the chief executive role and identified up to half a dozen potential candidates from within the game in the hope of announcing the new...
Michael Chammas The Parramatta Eels have outlined a plan to win a premiership by 2020, but newly appointed chief executive John Boulous believes the club has the roster to compete for a title this season.
Michael Chammas The Sydney Roosters will sign off on Michael Jennings' release in the next 48 hours, freeing up the NSW centre to join Parramatta on a four-year deal later this week.
Michael Chammas The Wests Tigers have begun the search for an NFL-type general manager who will sit above head coach Jason Taylor and oversee the club's football operations.
Michael Chammas The Parramatta Eels are set to announce interim boss John Boulous as their full-time chief executive.
Michael Chammas It's the photo that has left Sydney Roosters fans cock-a-hoop and Parramatta Eels fans in disbelief.
Michael Chammas Wests Tigers have secured the services of former NSW Origin front rower Tim Grant for the next two seasons.
Michael Chammas Despite overseeing a significant restructure of the Penrith Panthers football department, general manager Phil Gould says he won't walk away from the club until he deems his position has become...
Michael Chammas One of Anthony Griffin's most important assignments as Ivan Cleary's successor at the Penrith Panthers will be to establish his halves for next season.
Michael Chammas Penrith have dropped a bombshell by sacking coach Ivan Cleary, effective immediately.
Michael Chammas It was overshadowed by the drama surrounding Johnathan Thurston, but Michael Morgan's flick pass to set up Kyle Feldt in the final seconds will go down alongside Benji Marshall in the book of grand...
Michael Chammas North Queensland have won the NRL premiership for the first time after outgunning Brisbane 17-16 in the grand final at ANZ Stadium.
Michael Carayannis and Michael Chammas Channel Nine have stood down Andrew Johns from Sunday's grand final broadcast following the intoxicated incident at Toowoomba airport on Friday night.
Michael Chammas and Michael Carayannis Everything you need to know about the 2015 NRL grand final match-ups.