Rugby League

Canterbury Bulldogs

Saints finalising deal with James Graham

Crisis meetings: James Graham could be on the way out.

St George Illawarra and the Canterbury Bulldogs are finalising the details of a deal that will see James Graham join the Dragons on a three-year deal next season.

Dragons go down to Dogs, miss finals

Down and out: Josh Dugan reacts after the loss to Bulldogs.

St George Illawarra have blown their shot at qualifying for the NRL finals, finishing ninth on the ladder after they threw away a late lead to lose 26-20 to Canterbury.

My game didn't suit Hasler's plan: Lichaa

Represent: Tim Mannah, Michael Lichaa and Robbie Farah at the media session for the Lebanon World Cup team.

Michael Lichaa has admitted his game plan doesn't suit the coaching style of Des Hasler but insists there is no bad blood between he and the coach as he approaches his final two weeks at the Bulldogs.

Bulldogs find their bite after horror season

Bounce back: Brenko Lee, right, and Marcelo Montoya hug after a try.

In a season of under-performance and uncertainty, around their coach and the their salary cap for next year, smiles have been few and far between. They were back on the dials of Canterbury players, however, on Sunday after a 30-16 win over Manly. 

Bulldogs to hold meeting as Dragons make Graham enquiries

Crisis meetings: James Graham could be on the way out.

The Canterbury Bulldogs have organised a recruitment and retention meeting for next week to outline a plan to get under the $9.4 million salary cap, with St George Illawarra making preliminary enquiries about the future of James Graham.