Melbourne's last-ditch win over Brisbane was tempered with rising star Cameron Munster suffering a broken jaw.
Slater's return, Smith's clutch effort, Brisbane's defence and Munster's injury. The key talking points to come from Melbourne's late win over Brisbane.
Josh Addo-Carr crossed for a late try to hand the Storm a dramatic victory over the Broncos in Billy Slater's return from injury at AAMI Park on Thursday night.
The Storm and Broncos have both confirmed their final 17 ahead of their Round 3 NRL Telstra Premiership clash at AAMI Park on Thursday night.
Broncos centre Tautau Moga credits marrying his partner Toni as the reason behind his promising start to life at Red Hill.
The Warriors are determined to ensure they turn possession into points this Friday night against the Bulldogs after a frustrating performance last week.
The Titans' bid to have new recruit Dale Copley take the field against the Eels on Friday night has been rejected by the NRL.
Junior Paulo has backed fellow giant prop Dave Taylor to intimidate Wests Tigers in Canberra's desperate bid for their first NRL win of the season.
Canberra have started the year 0-2 but will be boosted by the return of skipper Jarrod Croker as the Tigers roll into the nation's capital on Sunday.
The Sharks are back at home on the back following a big win in Canberra in what shapes to be a massive local derby against the Dragons.