The injuries, suspensions, rumours and likely team changes heading into the weekend's Telstra Premiership matches.
While it's yet to be announced, Eels prop Danny Wicks let slip that he has agreed to remain at Parramatta beyond the current season.
There are only six rounds to go in the Holden Cup and while the Panthers have all but locked up the Minor Premiership, there is still plenty to play for.
Eels forward Manu Ma'u will miss his side's match with the Wests Tigers after he was found guilty of a grade one dangerous throw charge at the NRL judiciary.
When the Eels and Tigers meet, you can almost guarantee entertainment, and this clash should be no different with plenty of points in both sides.
Johnathan Thurston is out but some big names are back as NRL Fantasy coaches look to snap up the big guns for the crucial final few rounds of the season.
Despite a season full of drama, Eels club captain Tim Mannah believes Parramatta are now free of factions for the first time in his time at the club.
The Broncos' slide continues, the Raiders enter the top four and the Tigers' faith in the future is paying off on the field.
Leeson Ah Mau, Mitchell Barnett, Josh McGuire and Sam Thaiday have received NRL suspensions while Manu Ma'u will challenge a dangerous throw charge.
Eels back-rower Manu Ma'u is in danger of missing his side's clash with Wests Tigers, one of two players charged from Saturday's games in Round 20.