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Storm prop Kevin Proctor expects Wests Tigers to be in top form

Roy Ward Kevin Proctor knows Wests Tigers still have teeth despite coaching crisis.

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Todd Carney dispute with Cronulla Sharks headed for mediation

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Brad Walter Todd Carney is expected to enter into mediation with Cronulla over his controversial sacking from the club last month in a move that may prevent the case from going to court.

League

Sam Burgess feared his NRL career with South Sydney was over

No serious damage: Sam Burgess falls awkwardly on his right shoulder during Souths’ win over the Raiders on Monday.

Brad Walter Rugby union-bound South Sydney superstar Sam Burgess admits he thought his NRL career may have been over when he was forced from GIO Stadium on Monday night due to a shoulder injury.

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League

Canterbury chase Peter Mata'utia

Adrian Proszenko Peter Mata'utia could be a contender for the Canterbury No.1 jersey next year if he can gain a release from the final year of his St George Illawarra contract.

League

Embarrassed Raiders 'sharing the pain' of supporters

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Jon Tuxworth Disconsolate Canberra Raiders players labelled their latest inept showing against Souths as ''embarrassing'' and assured fans they're sharing their pain after a ninth loss in 11 games. 

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John Sutton may miss six weeks, but Sam Burgess cleared of shoulder injury

Sam Burgess takes the ball up against Canberra on Monday night.

David Barbeler South Sydney enforcer Sam Burgess says he's been cleared of any "serious damage" to his right shoulder but could still miss part of the NRL season.

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Canberra Raiders v South Sydney Rabbitohs

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Lee Gaskin The Raiders take on the Rabbitohs at GIO Stadium in Canberra from 7pm, Monday.

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Ricky Stuart blasts Canberra Raiders after loss to South Sydney Rabbitohs

Canberra Raiders v South Sydney Rabbitohs at Canberra Stadium.

Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Ricky Stuart labelled his side’s basic errors of ‘’Queensland or NSW Cup standard’’ as the Raiders’ wooden spoon odds shortened with a 34-18 home...

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Word games from Wests Tigers board only makes Potter dilemma worse

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Roy Masters The clocks have struck 13 at Wests Tigers: war is peace, freedom is slavery, ignorance is strength. It’s George Orwell’s 1984 and clear language has given over to "political language" -...

League

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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Canberra Raiders versus South Sydney - What we learned

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Jon Tuxworth All the talking points from the Rabbitohs' 34-18 win over Canberra.

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The truth about the Wests Tigers and Mick Potter is out there, really out there

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Andrew Webster On Monday, I hit the phones. As a young, conscientious reporter, I strode forth in the pursuit of truth and justice and whatever else was out there in relation to the Wests Tigers.

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Mick Potter's future to be decided by new NRL-led Tigers board - but Todd Payten faces bullet

Under pressure: Mick Potter talks to the media after the Tigers' loss to the Dragons at ANZ Stadium.

Brad Walter A new NRL controlled Wests Tigers board is set to decide Mick Potter's fate as coach but regardless of whether he stays or goes his ambitious assistant Todd Payten is unlikely to survive.

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Wests Tigers fans shirty as club turns itself inside out

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Brad Walter Wests Tigers members are so powerless to influence decisions regarding the direction of the club that some have turned to wearing their jerseys inside out at matches in protest at the treatment of...

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Canberra Raiders unlikely to make changes because of second-tier salary cap restrictions

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Lee Gaskin Raiders coach Ricky Stuart admits he would like to make changes to his under-performing side and began planning for next year, but is restricted because of second-tier salary cap restrictions.

NRL investigates possible salary cap breaches at Gold Coast

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Gold Coast's ailing NRL campaign has hit another bump with the league confirming it's investigating possible salary cap breaches.

League

Integrity concern leads to review of NRL team announcement system

Banned for the rest of the season due to betting: Manly winger David Williams.

Adrian Proszenko The NRL will consider overhauling the way teams are announced to prevent the trading of inside information as part of sweeping reforms to protect the integrity of the code.

Who would be a coach in this dog eat dog era of NRL?

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Phil Gould What do you make of the whole Mick Potter/ Wests Tigers saga? Actually, it’s more than just the Tigers and Potter. This stuff is happening everywhere. The world has gone crazy.

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Gorden Tallis shows that ex-players operate by different rules

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Steve Mascord The increasingly prevalent use of retired players in the media reached flashpoint on Sunday when Triple M’s Gorden Tallis backed up his claims Wests Tigers captain Robbie Farah was undermining...

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Gareth Widdop has another day out against Wests Tigers

Up in the air: Gareth Widdop of the Dragons, left, and Mitchell Moses of the Tigers contest a high ball at ANZ Stadium.

Chris Boulous It’s fair to say St George Illawarra five eighth Gareth Widdop loves playing the Wests Tigers.