The Canberra Raiders and NRL integrity unit have worked together to determine a sufficient outcome for Junior Paulo, for an off-field incident in 2016.
Jack de Belin, Euan Aitken and Auckland Nines star Jai Field have been included in the Dragons squad to face the Tigers in a trial in Wollongong on Saturday.
Warriors coach Stephen Kearney has named a strong squad for his side's first pre-season trial against the Storm at Sunshine Coast Stadium on Saturday night.
Being named MVP for the three-match Jillaroos v Kiwi Ferns series is just the latest honour on Chelsea Baker's rugby league resume.
It's no coincidence the final of the Downer NRL Auckland Nines was a repeat of last year's Holden Cup final, with a host of NYC stars dominating the tournament.
The NRL Bunker will rule on point-scoring plays, in-goal restarts and reportable foul play only in the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership.
Sharks back-rower Wade Graham admits the NRL's new fines system would have benefited him greatly had it been in operation last season.
Four Nations star Blake Ferguson is settled on forming a right edge combination with Shaun Kenny-Dowall outside him for the 2017 NRL Telstra Premiership.
Parramatta may be coming off a horror 2016 season, but new recruit Nathan Brown says the Eels' resilience in a rough year inspired him to join them.
St George Illawarra young gun Jai Field says he clocked a 4.6sec 40-metre dash in the pre-season, faster than the likes of James Tedesco and James Roberts.