In a dour 80 minutes, an error prone Panthers were shut out by an improved but underwhelming Storm side. Here are five of the key points from the win.
The Storm never really needed to get out of second gear in disposing of an error-prone Penrith outfit at Pepper Stadium on Saturday night.
Miraculous tries, big hits, and clutch plays... Here are Home Timber and Hardware's Hard Plays of the Month for May.
The Storm are reeling from last week's big loss to the Roosters while Penrith will be up against it after losing star fullback Matt Moylan.
Melbourne has been dealt a blow ahead of Saturday night's clash with Penrith with winger Marika Koroibete set to miss the next six weeks with a fractured thumb.
Parramatta's kicking improves, North Queensland's front row machine, and the Roosters dominate a fellow competition heavyweight. The key stats from Round 12.
Melbourne Storm halfback Cooper Cronk has called for faith and patience after his side was thoroughly outplayed by Sydney Roosters on Monday.
Aubusson's strong showing, Ferguson's return imminent, Melbourne's Origin blues and a contrasting middle third. The key points from the Roosters' Round 12 win.
The Sydney Roosters have kept the Storm try-less in a dominant performance at Allianz Stadium on Monday night.
He may be a New South Welshman to the core but Craig Bellamy could not help but sit back and enjoy his Storm stars wreak havoc on the Blues in Origin I.