Phil Lutton Broncos fullback Ben Barba has sought assurances from head coach Anthony Griffin that he remains on the right track despite being in the middle of the longest try-scoring drought of his NRL career.
Michael Carayannis Ben Barba can expect a hostile reception from fans when he faces his old club.
Michael Chammas Ben Barba said he copped plenty of abuse from Bulldogs fans in his return to the dog house, admitting there were plenty of nerves heading into the clash against his old club.
Michael Chammas Ben Barba's successful return to ANZ Stadium against his former club highlighted the size of the hole he's left at Canterbury rather than the one he's filled at Brisbane.
Michael Chammas Ben Barba's parents won't be at their son's first game for the Broncos on Friday night, amid concerns about the hostility their son is expected to face from Bulldogs supporters.
The NRL says it's speaking with a junior rugby league player believed to have racially abused Brisbane star Ben Barba on social media.
Brisbane are yet to decide whether to inject recovering prized recruit Ben Barba into their final NRL trial against New Zealand Warriors at Dunedin on Sunday.
James Macsmith Josh Reynolds can become Canterbury's X-factor this season in the absence of superstar fullback Ben Barba, says Bulldogs prop Aiden Tolman.
Adrian Proszenko On a day when the club will install a new board and captain, Corey Thompson wants to prove he has what it takes to become Canterbury's new fullback.
Michael Chammas After Ben Barba inflicted his former club with their first loss at the Auckland Nines, Broncos forward Sam Thaiday conceded Brisbane's newest recruit could start the season at five-eighth.
Michael Chammas Ben Barba could line up against the Bulldogs on the opening day of the NRL Auckland Nines in February after the Broncos were drawn in the same pool as the fullback's former club.
Adrian Proszenko The NRL season will open with three blockbusters, highlighted by Ben Barba's clash against former club Canterbury.
Phil Lutton The Broncos have their man, with Ben Barba joining the club on a three-year deal from next season.
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Steve Mascord Questions surround the emergence of a photo of a woman who claimed to have been punched by Ben Barba.
Steve Jancetic Des Hasler has backed Canterbury's handling of Ben Barba's early season suspension.
Steve Mascord Traditional media has clearly become so discredited among many people that even on the occasions it does its job, the default reaction from readers is distrust.
Brad Walter Todd Greenberg's handling of the Ben Barba situation at the start of the season was considered by many to be the making of the Canterbury chief executive who has since risen to the post of NRL head...
Andrew Webster From the moment Todd Greenberg was appointed as the NRL's head of football, there have been major fears in many corners of rugby league that this day would come.
Glenn Jackson The NRL’s 2012 player of the year Ben Barba won’t play in the Bulldogs opening round clash against North Queensland and his long term future is uncertain after being stood down over behavioural...
Steve Mascord And so to Ben (nee Benji) Barba.