The expected late changes and injury rumours heading into the 24th round of the Telstra Premiership season.
Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett has reshuffled his backline for Saturday night's NRL clash with Sydney Roosters that may decide the minor premiership.
Despite carrying a broken and dislocated finger and a broken nose, Steve Matai will continue to play through discomfort to help Manly to another finals series.
Titans centre James Roberts believes the club's acquisition of his cousin Tyrone Roberts will help take his game to an even higher level.
Wests Tigers have been advised of incident involving Matthew Lodge.
He only expected to play a couple of NRL games this year, but this weekend Albert Vete will be the Warriors' second-most senior prop.
Star fullbacks Greg Inglis and Brett Morris could be the difference when their sides line up in Friday night's grand final rematch. Who has the edge this year?
Just five years ago Suaia Matagi wasn't allowed to travel to Australia, now he doesn't want to leave and is looking to cement a place in first grade.
The Bulldogs-Rabbitohs rivalry has grown even more intense of recent times, with the latest chapter in this great feud set to play out at ANZ Stadium on Friday.
St George Illawarra have described their 19-12 NRL win over Penrith as "terrible" and a wake-up call.