The Roosters and Bulldogs have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 17 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at Allianz Stadium on Thursday night.
Shannon Boyd says Canberra can't take Newcastle lightly despite the Knights' losing their past nine NRL matches.
The Penrith Panthers have released playmaker Jamie Soward from the remainder of his contract with the club.
Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett has leapt to the defence of his players, blaming the Broncos' poor run of form on the representative period.
It's been four years since Leivaha Pulu last spent time with family in Auckland and he knows his fate would have been vastly different had he never left.
As we approach the NRL's 2016 Men of League Foundation Round (Round 20), voting has opened to crown the Kangaroos' finest captain of all time.
A seven-game losing streak will not be the end of Manly's season according to halfback Daly Cherry-Evans.
South Sydney enjoy a good record in Cairns but won't necessarily have the local crowd on their side against the reigning champions.
Roosters fullback Latrell Mitchell and Bulldogs custodian Will Hopoate go head-to-head in Round 17 of the NRL Telstra Premiership.
The Warriors plan to allow both David Fusitu'a and Tuimoala Lolohea to spend time at fullback this week, in a bid to confuse the Titans' defence.