Nine NRL wins before the State of Origin period is as good as it gets for the Melbourne Storm over the past decade.
The Broncos and Cowboys added another thrilling chapter to their rivalry, the Panthers lost another game inside the final three minutes and much more.
New Storm centre Ryan Morgan had mixed feelings after helping his new club to a win against his old Parramatta teammates on Monday night.
The Storm did what they usually do on Monday night, refusing to give their opponents an inch and slowly grinding them out of the game.
Parramatta's season is all but over after going down to the high flying Storm 18-6 at Pirtek Stadium on Monday night.
The confirmed team lists for the Eels and the Storm as they clash at Pirtek Stadium on Monday night.
With each passing week, it seems the Storm lose another outside back to injury, with Ben Hampton the latest to be hit by the injury 'curse'.
Team changes and injury news heading into Round 11 of the 2016 NRL Telstra Premiership.
It's a must-win game for the Eels on Monday night as they host a Storm side coming off an inspired victory over the Cowboys in Round 10.
Storm lock Dale Finucane looks back on his NRL career to date and his move to Melbourne ahead of his 100th first grade game on Monday night.