Greg Prichard Melbourne never let Canterbury into the grand final. They strangled them in the first half and stood firm in the face of a second-half comeback to rightfully claim the title.
Glenn Jackson, Greg Prichard A BETTING plunge yesterday on Canberra before tonight's clash with Canterbury has sparked speculation Bulldogs coach Des Hasler plans to rest some of his stars in the run-in to the finals.
Greg Prichard IF MELBOURNE are serious about playing with fire and resting players from their last game of the regular season against Wests Tigers, they are not letting on.
Greg Prichard 1 One of the things proved by the sorry exit of Wests Tigers over the last two rounds - apart from the fact they weren't up to it this year and the team and coach Tim Sheens have been together too...
Michael Chammas and Greg Prichard The Roosters have sacked coach Brian Smith.
Greg Prichard CATALANS DRAGONS coach Trent Robinson has emerged as a major contender to replace sacked Sydney Roosters coach Brian Smith.
Greg Prichard, Adrian Proszenko THE chief executive of Melbourne, Ron Gauci, said last night there was no chance that Craig Bellamy would be coaching anywhere but at the Storm next year.
Greg Prichard Sydney Roosters today appointed Trent Robinson as their coach for the next three years.
Weekend talking points
Greg Prichard The ARL Commission has got to blow up the refereeing department at the end of the season and start again.
Greg Prichard Some facts and figures heading into the third week of the NRL finals.
Greg Prichard NRL match review committee chairman Greg McCallum is awaiting the arrival of video that will determine whether Queensland and Australian prop Petero Civoniceva faces a charge that could result in him...
Greg Prichard Now it's war between Melbourne and Canberra, with Storm coach Craig Bellamy accusing the Raiders of criticising his club's tackling technique because Canberra is a club under pressure and Raiders...
Greg Prichard NOW it's war between Melbourne and Canberra, with Storm coach Craig Bellamy accusing the Raiders of criticising his club's tackling technique because Canberra are a club under pressure - and Raiders...
Greg Prichard MELBOURNE coach Craig Bellamy yesterday revealed he has spoken with his former assistant at the Storm - Parramatta coach Steve Kearney - to offer him support in the wake of the horror start to the...
Greg Prichard Newcastle coach Wayne Bennett is covering all the angles heading into Friday night's big game against unbeaten competition leaders Melbourne at AAMI Park.
Greg Prichard RYAN HINCHCLIFFE is under consideration for a shock elevation to the Australian team in Friday week's Test against New Zealand.
Greg Prichard Melbourne Storm coach believes seeking revenge for a loss is a waste of energy.
Greg Prichard CANBERRA star Josh Dugan was upset with himself and his critics on Twitter last night, after he was dropped for Friday's game against South Sydney at ANZ Stadium for breaching the club's alcohol...
Greg Prichard CANTERBURY's management are so impressed by the manner in which coach Des Hasler has adjusted to life at his new club that they can easily see him there for at least a decade.
Greg Prichard Akuila Uate had to go from the NSW side. He cost the Blues with mistakes in State of Origin I and again in the second game, and they couldn't afford to stick with him for the decider. Q