Australian, Queensland and North Queensland superstar Johnathan Thurston has thrown his support behind Sydney Swans player Adam Goodes.
South Sydney second-rower Kyle Turner is expected to make his NRL return six months after fearing his career was over.
For the fourth time in five games the Storm head back out on the road to take on the Wests Tigers and Leichhardt Oval on Friday night.
Manly star Matt Ballin has confirmed he is one of 14 players reported to be out of favour with the embattled NRL club.
NRL boss Dave Smith has backed the decision of some of rugby league's Indigenous players to perform war dances in support of AFL star Adam Goodes.
The NRL, AFL, Netball Australia and Australian Rugby Union have each been granted $250,000 to prevent violence against women and their children.
Broncos centre Jack Reed has revealed how a fresh start under Wayne Bennett has enabled him to produce the best form of his career.
They're the players who get the job done without hogging the spotlight. NRL stars name the most underrated player at their club in 2015.
Foundation Titans player Nathan Friend has agreed to return to the Gold Coast in 2016 on a one-year deal after four seasons with the New Zealand Warriors.
The Penrith Panthers have one last shot at survival this Sunday afternoon, but South Sydney are just starting to hit their best form.