A Queenslander through and through, Storm forward Tim Glasby said he has no regrets over reneging on a move to play with North Queensland.
After the Melbourne Storm defeated the Dragons in a scrappy start to both teams' seasons, here are a few things you can bank on heading into Round 2.
An ankle injury to fullback Josh Dugan has compounded the Dragons woes after they were beaten by Melbourne Storm in a scrappy game of football at Jubilee Oval.
They may have lost a club great in Ryan Hoffman, but the Melbourne Storm have a fitting replacement on their hands in Kiwis back-rower Tohu Harris.
Melbourne Storm recruit Dale Finucane is happy to relegate teammates to the bench if it means more playing time for the former Bulldogs second-row forward.
As Melbourne begins their season on Monday night against St George Illawarra one favourite son is ready to add another milestone to a longstanding NRL career.
The apparent ease in which Kurt Mann has taken to first grade makes it seem possible for any of us to give it a shot.
Cam Smith is a surprise starter for the Storm and could prove to be the difference in this Round 1 clash against St George Illawarra in Melbourne.
Nelson Asofa-Solomona and Felise Kafusi could be two of the breakout stars of 2015, according to their Melbourne Storm teammate Tohu Harris.
Cameron Smith is in a race against the clock to be fit for the season opener against St George Illawarra on Monday night.