After a starring role in Penrith's 18-point win over his former club Newcastle, Will Smith is glad to know he isn't simply making up the numbers anymore.
The Panthers turned back the clock as they handed the Knights a 30-12 flogging, condemning the Novocastrians to a last-place finish in the process.
The Penrith Panthers have defeated fellow cellar-dwellars Newcastle 30-12 to avoid a last-placed finish to the 2015 Telstra Premiership season.
Panthers legend Mark Geyer and retiring star Nigel Plum will lead MG’s Members March to Pepper Stadium ahead of Penrith's clash with Newcastle.
Penrith's outgoing head of rugby league Justin Pascoe has been appointed as the new CEO of the Wests Tigers NRL club.
There's still a lot at stake for these two underachieving sides this Saturday, with one of them to finish the season as the "best" team to win the wooden spoon.
The talking points from the Raiders' entertaining 34-18 win over the Penrith Panthers in Canberra on Monday night.
The Raiders have won their final game at home for 2015, getting the better of the Panthers at GIO Stadium on Monday night.
Penrith Panthers winger David Simmons will retire from rugby league after the club's final game of the season against the Knights it was announced on Monday.
Two sides looking to distance themselves from the dreaded wooden spoon go head to head in what should be a closely contested encounter on Monday night.