Braith Anasta insists his Auckland Nines return is nothing more than a cameo despite the Roosters likely starting the season with one of the most inexperienced halves pairings of all time.
Sydney Roosters are favorites to sign Sonny Bill Williams but they face competition from the NZRU and others clubs chasing his services in French rugby union, the NRL and Super League.
NRL player Shaun Kenny-Dowall will face a three-day court hearing this month as he challenges allegations he assaulted and stalked his former partner and destroyed her phone.
Mitch Jennings Dragons enforcer, who spent two years on sidelines after being jailed for an alcohol-fuelled assault, says time away from rugby league could be just what he needs.
Brad Walter Mitchell Pearce has attended at least one NRL workshop where he was advised how to avoid an incident almost identical to the one which has left his career in doubt.
Daniel Lane Try-scoring machine Joe Burgess isn't related to the Burgess clan who moved from Yorkshire to add starch to South Sydney, but the Sydney Roosters recruit is linked by blood to Englishman Phil Clarke who made a dramatic impact in the red, white and blue 20 years ago.
Adrian Proszenko The spectre of illicit drug use has fallen on the Mitchell Pearce case and police are encouraging anyone with information to contact them.
Mitchell Pearce has left the country to enter a undisclosed rehabilitation clinic, his NRL club has confirmed.
Brad Walter Alleged text messages detailing the behaviour of Sydney Roosters players are being investigated by the NRL.
Brad Walter Former NRL star Anthony Mundine has hit out at the casual racism used by Mitchell Pearce and others in video footage that has cast doubts on the immediate future of the Sydney Roosters and NSW playmaker.
Adrian Proszenko When Mitchell Pearce and his Roosters teammates stumbled out of the Royal Oak Hotel at about 11pm on Tuesday, that should have been the end of their Australia Day festivities.
Brad Walter Rather than go home after Sydney Roosters player were given cab charges, Mitchell Pearce partied on with new team-mates Jayden Nikorima and Dale Copley.