Tim Barrow St George Illawarra coach Steve Price has had a major boost to his long-term plans after signing winger Brett Morris to a three-year deal.
Brad Walter Josh Dugan must overcome fitness and judiciary concerns to play for NSW in Origin II after St George Illawarra officials revealed the star fullback would undergo scans on Monday.
Brad Walter, Michael Chammas NSW hooker Robbie Farah has been ruled out of Monday night's club match against the Broncos but his Wests Tigers coach Mick Potter believes he will be fit for Origin II.
Michael Carayannis Nathan Merritt's dreams of a long-awaited State of Origin call-up may become a reality as NSW deal with a fullback crisis heading into game two in Brisbane on June 26.
NSW coach Laurie Daley has been forced to make two changes for Origin II with Josh Dugan and Aaron Woods called up in place of the injured Jarryd Hayne and suspended James Tamou.
Round 14 line-up
Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round 14.
WIN Stadium, Wollongong, Friday 7.35pm (AEST)
Michael Chammas The half-yearly report cards are in and some NRL teams have a lot of homework to do, writes Michael Chammas.
Michael Carayannis First Josh Dugan ended his NRL exile. Now he might add a second NSW State of Origin jersey to his collection after scoring two tries, the match-winner late in proceedings, for St George Illawarra...
Phil Gould Following Cooper Cronk's 41-metre field goal that sailed between the posts in game three last year to sink the Blues' State of Origin title hopes for a seventh straight year, a number of the NSW...
All the ins and outs for round nine of the NRL.
Round 13 line-ups
Michael Chammas The latest news from the NRL as clubs name their sides for round 13.
State of Origin
Michael Carayannis A rundown of all the players and their experience for State of Origin game one in Sydney.
State of Origin
Michael Chammas Michael Chammas looks at what each NSW player must do tonight if the Blues are to beat Queensland in game one of the State of Origin series.
Glenn Jackson Laurie Daley's side has put itself in the best position to win an Origin series since 2008.
Hunter Stadium, Newcastle, Saturday 5.30pm (AEST)
Scores out of 10
Michael Chammas Luke Lewis the standout player as Michael Chammas marks the NSW Blues out of 10.
Glenn Jackson For the first time in five years, first blood goes to the Blues. Not since 2008 have the Blues won game one of a State of Origin series.
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