It started with a starring performance in the Indigenous All Stars' 34-8 win over the NRL World All Stars on Friday, includes playing a key role in an improved Newcastle Knights and culminates, he hopes, with a place in the Australian squad for the World Cup.
Newcastle has added Dale Finucane to a growing hit list of recruitment targets that includes Jack Bird and Matt Scott as the cashed-up club prepares to open its war chest.
A lucrative Newcastle offer may force North Queensland prop Matt Scott to abandon his dream of being a one-club NRL player.
Newcastle Knights are set to give former Test second-rower Anthony Tupou an NRL lifeline.
Newcastle have put a 10-week timeframe on NRL forward Pauli Pauli's recovery from a dislocated hip suffered in a car crash.
Newcastle legend Danny Buderus has backed the 'Our Knights One Chance' campaign, believing the club will prosper if placed in the hands of its community.
Newcastle have suffered their fourth body blow in the space of a cursed week after the club confirmed on Monday that key recruit Rory Kostjasyn was facing surgery and at least 12 weeks on the sidelines.
Newcastle forward Pauli Pauli will undergo scans next week which will decide his NRL playing future following his horrific car crash.
Newcastle Knights prop Pauli Pauli remains in Gosford Hospital with a dislocated hip after he was involved in a serious seven-car pile-up on the M1 Pacific Motorway north of Sydney overnight.
The mother of a former rugby league player who unsuccessfully tried to sue a governing body after a scrum collapsed and left him in a wheelchair for the rest of his life warned Alex McKinnon has every right to pursue a multi-million dollar lawsuit against the NRL.
The NRL has long resisted pressure to ban lifting tackles even in the wake of the Alex McKinnon incident, instead promising harsher penalties for illegal versions of it. There might have been a reason why.
Former Newcastle Knights player Alex McKinnon has reportedly launched legal proceedings against the NRL for the tackle that left him paralysed in 2014.
Newcastle could become a community-owned club by 2018 if supporters buy into the Knights under a share offering based on the models of international sporting giants Green Bay Packers and FC Barcelona.
Knights chief executive Matt Gidley said speculation about the size of Kalyn Ponga's deal had been "wildly exaggerated" after Newcastle confirmed on Monday they had signed the teenage sensation for four years.
Dismayed and shocked at the time of his release from Manly, Jamie Buhrer is now looking to the future with the Knights as side prepares to rise from the ashes of the wooden spoon last season.
Newcastle Knights have David Fifita, the twin of Sharks and NSW enforcer Andrew, in their sights.
Joey Leilua hasn't been able to wipe the smile off his face all season, but 18 months ago he hated his life. He was fat and he knew it. Problem was, he didn't care.
NRL referees' boss Tony Archer has backed whistle-blower Henry Perenara after the controversial penalty that consigned Newcastle to their 18th consecutive defeat on Saturday.
Newcastle's NRL losing streak has been extended to 18, courtesy of a controversial 28-26 defeat to St George Illawarra.
The NRL will use the final round game between St George Illawarra and Newcastle and the finals of the National Youth Competition to trial a cricket-style decision review system.