Late mail: NRL preliminary finals
The injury news, likely changes and line-up rumours heading into the NRL Telstra Preliminary Finals.
Storm: No changes expected for Melbourne after having a week off. Jahrome Hughes and Joe Stimson remain available on the extended bench, while Robbie Rochow and Young Tonumaipea have dropped out. Full team lists
Broncos: Winger Corey Oates has been passed fit to play after last week's head knock, with Darius Boyd and Tevita Pangai Jr set to return from hamstring injuries as named. David Mead and Jai Arrow are still in the reserves as cover. Full team lists
Roosters: Luke Keary is set to play despite suffering a bout of food poisoning at the start of the week. Kane Evans and Joey Manu are on the extended bench, but no late changes are expected. Full team lists
Cowboys: Coen Hess is likely to play despite a nagging knee injury, with representative prop Matt Scott only considered an outside chance of returning if Hess is a late withdrawal. Full team lists