The Bulldogs will be without star centre Josh Morris in Friday night's clash with the Tigers, coach Des Hasler has confirmed.
The defending premiers will take their ANZAC weekend clash with the Raiders to Cairns, hoping to bounce back from Monday night's defeat to the Sharks.
Last year's wooden spooners are in hot form and ready to take down a Panthers side that is struggling with a spate of injuries.
Manly got the wood over Melbourne earlier this year but with the two sides now at the opposite ends of the ladder it could be a different story this time.
Ahead of the mid-year Test between Australia and New Zealand, we at NRL.com have put our heads together to come up with our ideal Kiwis line-up.
NRL.com picks the 17 players we believe should don the green and gold jersey against New Zealand on May 1.
Storm halfback Cooper Cronk has left town, adding fuel to the fire that he is in doubt of Saturday's home ANZAC Day clash with Manly.
One high-profile star has already paid the price for the Warriors' abysmal error count in recent weeks, and the players know more could follow.
The latest injury news and estimated return dates heading into Round 8 of the 2015 NRL season.
With three losses on the trot former Dragons coach Nathan Brown believes the Roosters are suffering a Sonny Bill Williams hangover.