Michael Chammas The NRL has finally registered the contract of Sonny Bill Williams just hours before the deadline that would have seen him miss Thursday night's season opener against South Sydney.
Daniel Lane and Michael Chammas With the season kicking off on Thursday, we look at each team's key player.
Brad Walter and Michael Chammas Manly and Cronulla received surprise visits from auditors Deloitte Forensic.
Michael Chammas REVELATIONS on Thursday of widespread use of illicit drugs in Australian sport forced the NRL to postpone its announcement for this year's advertising campaign.
Search for answers: NRL clubs respond to survey as auditors plan surprise raids in hunt for evidence
Brad Walter, Michael Chammas NRL clubs are bracing for raids from Deloitte Forensic, with officials refusing to confirm if all clubs would be audited or if some had been specifically targeted.
Chris Barrett, Michael Chammas Six clubs - Manly, Cronulla, Newcastle, Canberra, North Queensland and Penrith - have confirmed they were mentioned in the Australian Crime Commission report after being notified by the NRL last...
Michael Chammas IF IT was up to him, Tim Sheens would coach until he dies.
Michael Chammas REFEREE boss Daniel Anderson has appointed former players Luke Patten, Matt Rodwell and Justin Morgan as video referees for 2013.
Michael Chammas HE WAS a gentleman.
Michael Chammas Greg Inglis, Ben Barba, Johnathan Thurston and Billy Slater dominate the headlines, but there are some unsung heroes just as capable of turning this premiership on its head.
Michael Chammas, Brad Walter ON 15 occasions this year, a team has come from behind to snatch victory in the final five minutes of the match.
Michael Chammas CRICKET AUSTRALIA and the NRL are set to go to war over Friday night prime time on March 2.
Michael Chammas CHANNEL NINE is considering showing a delayed telecast of the one-day international between Australia and Sri Lanka on March 2 due to the scheduling clash with round one of the NRL.
Michael Chammas CRONULLA has endured 45 years of heartache, but prop Bryce Gibbs believes the wait for a premiership could end this season.
Michael Chammas South Sydney produced the most emphatic first half of the season on Friday night but such is their desire to continue such dominance, it is the 10 points they conceded that has them talking.
Michael Chammas It's ironic that Isaac John appears to have resurrected his NRL career at the same ground that almost ended it.
Michael Chammas St George Illawarra have struggled to score points since Darius Boyd's defection to Newcastle but former Dragons lock Dean Young believes Josh Dugan can solve their attacking woes.
Michael Chammas Star playmaker Benji Marshall will start on the bench as the Wests Tigers try to avoid recording the worst losing streak in the club's history against the table-topping Rabbitohs on Friday night.
Michael Chammas, Peter FitzGerald Josh Dugan will join St George Illawarra with plenty of baggage - including 18 misdemeanours his former club detailed in a dossier sent to the NRL for a report into the troubled fullback's behaviour.
Michael Chammas He hasn't picked up a football in two months but Josh Dugan will be given 90 minutes on Saturday to prove he's ready for a shock debut for St George Illawarra on Sunday.