With a number of rookies already making their mark so far in 2016, NRL.com looks at five of the most promising NYC players who look destined for the NRL.
After filling in at the back for the injured Latrell Mitchell, Roosters utility Connor Watson scored his first NRL try against Wests Tigers.
Panthers forward Sam McKendry faces a two-match ban for a shoulder charge on Melbourne's Cameron Munster on Saturday.
The Roosters unveiled an unlikely new goal-kicking sharpshooter at a soggy Allianz Stadium on Sunday afternoon, in the form of big man Sio Siua Taukeiaho.
After bouncing back from his axing to help lead the Roosters to victory on Sunday, Jackson Hastings played down any talk of a clash with coach Trent Robinson.
The Roosters did a better job of handling the monsoonal Sydney weather than their opponents on the way to downing Wests Tigers 32-18 on Sunday afternoon.
The Sydney Roosters have defeated the Wests Tigers at a rain soaked Allianz Stadium on Sunday afternoon to keep their slim finals chances alive.
The Sydney Roosters and Wests Tigers have named their final teams for Sunday's Round 13 NRL clash.
Please be advised that today's Holden Cup match at Allianz Stadium between the Sydney Roosters and Wests Tigers has been postponed due to weather conditions.
The Roosters can get their sputtering season going when they take on their 'bunnies' the Wests Tigers at home on Sunday afternoon.