New Parramatta Leagues Club temporary administrator Max Donnelly has the power to prevent the Eels appealing the NRL's recent punishments.
The Wests Tigers have announced that Robbie Farah will not play for the club's first-grade team on Sunday against the St George-Illawarra Dragons.
A closer look at some of the key recent NRL Fantasy performances, and what they mean for your trade plans for the upcoming round.
Storm coach Craig Bellamy believes his side needs to improve on last Sunday's performance against the Knights if they want to beat the Roosters this weekend.
The Manly Sea Eagles might have been out of the finals race had Jake Trbojevic not charged down an 83rd-minute field goal attempt.
The Storm handed the Roosters their biggest loss of the season six weeks ago, but an improving Tricolours outfit should pose more of a problem on Saturday.
Panthers prop Leilani Latu has signed a new three-year deal to extend his stay with the club through to the end of the 2020 season.
He has no idea which country he will be representing at the 2017 World Cup, but Sam Lisone is just ecstatic he will have the chance to play on home soil.
Wests Tigers fullback James Tesdesco is set for a massive finish to 2016 after excelling in his long-awaited Origin debut last week.
Brisbane will be without Maroons back-rower Matt Gillett for the second straight week, with Adam Blair claiming his teammate's leadership can't be replaced.