Michael Chammas The Panthers had just won their third game on the trot with James Segeyaro as their starting hooker when the club announced the signing of South Sydney's Apisai Koroisau for next season.
Michael Chammas As one of the closest finals races in recent years reaches the pointy end, Michael Chammas casts an eye over the clubs in contention and assesses their run home.
Michael Chammas Jarryd Hayne says he is no superman, but the Parramatta fullback is on course to surpass the heroics of his incredible 2009 season.
Michael Chammas Sydney Roosters halfback Mitchell Pearce believes his side will be ready to combat the extra emotion surrounding John Cartwright's last game in charge of the Titans.
Brad Walter and Michael Chammas The NRL may fund all junior development across the game under a major revamp of pathways that could see the under 20s National Youth Competition scrapped and the introduction of a rookie draft.
Michael Chammas It's been the fortnight from hell for the Wests Tigers, but there doesn't look to be a reprieve in sight with a game against the premiers set to be the final nail in the coffin for their season this...
Michael Chammas Bulldogs five-eighth Josh Reynolds has found an unlikely ally in Sam Thaiday, who has defended Reynolds over the kick to his face on Friday night.
Michael Chammas You would be hard-pressed to find a player in the NRL who goes through more than Nigel Plum to prepare for a game of football.
Michael Chammas Having declared John Sutton as his long term five-eighth a few weeks ago, Rabbitohs coach Michael Maguire insists he's open to retaining the Adam Reynolds-Luke Keary combination when his skipper...
Michael Chammas Manly coach Geoff Toovey has criticised the referees for allowing South Sydney to "wrestle the crap" out of his team on Friday night.
Michael Chammas In round 23 last year the Rabbitohs left Gosford with a 22-10 win, only to bow out to Manly 30-20 in the preliminary final six weeks later.
Michael Chammas Sydney Roosters v Gold Coast at Allianz Stadium, Monday 7pm
Michael Chammas St George Illawarra v Penrith at WIN Stadium, Sunday 3pm
Michael Chammas Warriors v Cronulla at Mt Smart Stadium, Sunday 2pm
Michael Chammas Parramatta v Canberra at TIO Stadium, Saturday 8.30pm
Michael Chammas North Queensland v Wests Tigers at 1300SMILES Stadium, Saturday 7.30pm
Michael Chammas Brisbane v Canterbury at Suncorp Stadium, Saturday 7.45pm
Michael Chammas Newcastle v Melbourne at Hunter Stadium, Saturday 5.30pm
Michael Chammas South Sydney v Manly, SCG, Friday 7.45pm
Michael Chammas Does this game count for anything come finals time?