After a two-week suspension, Dragons forward Tyson Frizell may be the freshest player in action in Sunday's Country v City clash.
USA captain Joseph Paulo is thankful for his City Origin call-up to face Country on Sunday considering the troubled state of American rugby league.
He might be the Warriors' most entertaining player away from football, but when he steps onto the field, Konrad Hurrell is all business.
South Sydney hooker Issac Luke has been fined $10,000 ($5000 suspended) and will be required to undergo an education program after making a homophobic slur.
Rugby League fans will be able to watch the first representative matches of the season for as little as $10 this weekend.
The NRL has launched the 'Rugby League Reads' program - an initiative to help primary school children realise the power and enjoyment of reading.
Kangaroos fullback Billy Slater has been ruled out of Friday night's Test match against New Zealand, failing to recover in time from his shoulder injury.
When Will Chambers found out that he was selected as the 800th Kangaroos player after Melbourne's 12-10 Anzac Day loss to Manly he was overcome with emotion.
Manly have re-signed three of the club's best youngsters in Tom and Jake Trbojevic and Clinton Gutherson but have missed out on Titan Kane Elgey.
Paul Gallen agrees with Blues coach Laurie Daley's call that he won't risk carrying him into the NSW camp for State of Origin I if he's still injured.