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Willie Mason in NRL limbo at Newcastle Knights but keen to play on in 2015

Brett Keeble Man mountain Willie Mason is considering leaving the Knights at the end of the season to lower the curtain on his colourful, controversial career at another NRL club.

Rick Stone clear favourite to replace Wayne Bennett as Newcastle Knights coach

Front-runner: Rick Stone.

Brett Keeble Barring any unforeseen last-minute hurdles over the weekend, former Knights head coach Rick Stone will be reappointed early next week to the position he relinquished to Wayne Bennett as part of...

Beau Scott extends stay at Newcastle Knights

Brett Keeble Beau Scott wants to keep playing for the Knights no matter who replaces Wayne Bennett.

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Determined Rick Stone keen for second chance at Newcastle Knights coaching gig

Brett Keeble Rick Stone believes he has waited long enough for a second chance to coach the Knights and says he is the right man to replace Wayne Bennett at the end of the season.

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Rick Stone firms in race to replace Wayne Bennett as Newcastle Knights coach

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Brett Keeble Former Knights coach Rick Stone has his nose in front of his one-time assistant Garth Brennan in what is effectively a two-horse race to replace Broncos-bound Wayne Bennett.

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Wayne Bennett hails 'gutsy' Knights in 'best win of the season' over Sydney Roosters

Brett Keeble Knights coach Wayne Bennett, who announced on Monday that he would be returning to Brisbane to coach the Broncos at the end of this season, described the gutsy victory as one of the best in his three...

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Newcastle Knights dig deep to stun Sydney Roosters

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Brett Keeble Blue and red, never dead. The Newcastle Knights emerged from a week of drama to shock defending premiers Sydney Roosters 16-12 at Hunter Stadium on Friday night, registering one of the most...

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Sione and Chanel Mata’utia first brothers to make their debuts in same game for 70 years

Oh brother: Chanel and Sione Mata’utia prepare for their top-grade debuts.

Brett Keeble Sione and Chanel Mata’utia will become the first brothers in more than 70 years to make their first-grade debuts in the same game when they run on for the Newcastle Knights against defending...

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Wayne Bennett defends Darius Boyd as star checks into rehab

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Brett Keeble On the same day Darius Boyd checked himself into a Sydney mental health clinic seeking treatment for depression, Knights coach Wayne Bennett described the troubled Queenslander as the most...

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Newcastle Knights Darius Boyd admitted to mental health clinic to treat depression

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Brett Keeble Newcastle Knights fullback Darius Boyd has been admitted to a mental health clinic in order to seek treatment for depression.

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Darius Boyd to quit Newcastle Knights leaving door open for return to Brisbane Broncos

Darius Boyd will definitely leave the Knights at season end.

Brett Keeble Knights fullback Darius Boyd is no certainty to follow coach Wayne Bennett back to the Brisbane Broncos but he will leave Newcastle at the end of this season.

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Gold Coast Titans upset Newcastle Knights' celebration for Alex McKinnon

Mark of respect: Kurt Gidley helps Alex McKinnon onto the field for the Rise For Alex round.

Brett Keeble Gold Coast Titans spoiled what was supposed to be a day of celebration in Newcastle, upsetting the Knights 22-8 at Hunter Stadium on Sunday.

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Newcastle Knights to rise for Alex and a vital win over Gold Coast Titans

Brett Keeble Knights hard man Jeremy Smith will try to suppress the emotion surrounding the game against the Titans at Hunter Stadium to focus on continuing the team’s resurgence.

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Wayne Bennett gives little away on future at Knights

Brett Keeble Knights coach Wayne Bennett believes it would take ''four or five years'' to transform the club into an NRL superpower.

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Newcastle Knights snap losing streak as Cowboys' road blues continue

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Brett Keeble One streak ended and another was extended when the Newcastle Knights outlasted the North Queensland Cowboys 36-28 at Hunter Stadium on Monday night to climb off the bottom of the NRL ladder.

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Sydney Roosters romp home to nullify Newcastle Knights

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Brett Keeble Sydney Roosters stormed home to get over the top of Newcastle at Allianz Stadium on Saturday night.

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Mason stays positive as turmoil over Knights' ownership continues

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Brett Keeble Newcastle veteran Willie Mason insists he is unaffected by the club's ownership crisis but agreed with coach Wayne Bennett's assessment that off-field unrest had impacted on the team's on-field...

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Newcastle Knights to be controlled by NRL after Nathan Tinkler sale

Brett Keeble and Robert Dillon The NRL will own the controlling share of the Newcastle Knights in a joint venture with the Knights Members Club due to be ratified by the end of the week.

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Desperate Newcastle Knights go on a Tiger hunt

Brett Keeble 'Winning starts on Monday' was a phrase the late great Jack Gibson made famous during his trail-blazing coaching career.

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Kurt Gidley promises Newcastle Knights fans team won't quit

Disappointed: Kurt Gidley.

Brett Keeble Forget the finals. The way they are going, the Knights will be flat out beating Wests Tigers at Hunter Stadium next Sunday.

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