South Sydney Rabbitohs
Injuries have threatened to overshadow the performances of the likes of Ben Barba, Blake Green, Jack Bird, Tom Trbojevic and rookie Gideon Mosby-Gela after the first day of the Auckland Nines.
South Sydney have opened negotiations with Cody Walker in a bid to take the rising playmaker off the open market before the beginning of the NRL season.
Sam Burgess has been labelled a hero after reportedly launching into action to save a man from choking during an eating competition in Sydney.
Andrew Webster Souths need only look to the Roosters to see how fundamental change is needed
Michael Chammas In a significant restructure at South Sydney, Shane Richardson is set to be installed as general manager of football - a role which will give him the final say in football matters.
Michael Chammas South Sydney coach Michael Maguire has moved to put to bed a notion of unrest at the club, admitting the drama involving owner Russell Crowe and five-eighth Luke Keary was dead and buried.
Jotham Lian Alex Johnston is ready to "rip in" this season and regain the form that saw him top the try scoring list in 2014 on the way to breaking a 43-year premiership drought for the South Sydney Rabbitohs.
Ava Benny-Morrison Former Rabbitohs player Rhys Wesser has walked free from court after two assault charges he was facing were dropped.
Andrew Webster Rugby league off-season? What rugby league off-season? Parramatta have targeted NRL powerbroker Shane Richardson to come on board as chief executive – but they could have competition from South Sydney.
Matt Encarnacion The Rabbitohs have confirmed Sam Burgess' new contract has been ratified by the NRL.