Mullen suspended under WADA drugs policy
Veteran Newcastle five-eighth Jarrod Mullen has been stood down after provisionally suspended under the NRL's Anti-Doping Policy.
Thurston confirms his rep retirement
North Queensland champion Johnathan Thurston intends to remain at the NRL club until at least the end of the 2018 NRL season.
NRL reportedly ban Barba from Sharks training
The NRL have moved to ban troubled star Ben Barba from training with Cronulla with the former Sharks officially an uncontracted player.
NRL star reportedly pulls woman's hair
NRL star James Roberts has allegedly pulled the hair of a woman at a Gold Coast nightclub, according to a media report.
NRL star snubs rivals for Titans
Potential captain-in-waiting Ryan James has re-signed with the Gold Coast for another three seasons, keeping him at the club until at least the end of 2020.
Raiders' NRL star in drink driving incident
Canberra's Josh Papalii is the latest NRL star making headlines for the wrong reasons with the NRL Integrity Unit investigating a drink driving incident from this weekend.
Cherry-Evans handed Manly captaincy
Manly halfback Daly Cherry-Evans has been appointed as the NRL club's new captain with young gun Jake Trbojevic named his deputy.
Semi to quit NRL after this season: Eels
Parramatta winger Semi Radradra has agreed to a two-year deal to join French rugby club Toulon and will quit the NRL at the end of the season.
Former NRL player Robinson farewelled
Hundreds of mourners have gathered at a funeral for former NRL player Chad Robinson.
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Napa re-signs with Sydney Roosters
Tough-as-teak prop Dylan Napa has re-signed for two more NRL seasons with the Sydney Roosters, where he's been since a teenager.
Eleven Panthers ruled out of Nines squad
Penrith NRL coach Anthony Griffin has ruled out 11 regular first-graders from playing in the Auckland Nines tournament.
Knights' Mullen tests positive to steroids
Newcastle playmaker Jarrod Mullen has tested positive to an anabolic steroid and provisionally suspended by the NRL for breaching anti-doping rules.
Proctor injured in Titans NRL training
Kevin Proctor will miss part of Gold Coast's NRL pre-season after injuring his knee in a training incident.
Warriors set sights on Wallabies' Folau: report
New Zealand rugby league club the Warriors are reportedly keen to bring Australian rugby union star Israel Folau back to the NRL from 2018.
NRL players with most to prove in 2017
The player with the most to prove at your club in 2017.
NRL gun Lolohea on the wing in 2017
Warriors utility Tuimoala Lolohea will be played on the wing by new boss Stephen Kearney in the 2017 NRL season.
Roberts has matured, says new Bronco Mead
Brisbane recruit David Mead says he can sense a difference in James Roberts' maturity compared to the last time they played together at Gold Coast.
NRL scraps zero-tackle 20m tap for Nines
Attacking teams won't be given the benefit of an extra tackle for a 20-metre tap restart in next month's NRL Auckland Nines.
Papalii involved in drink driving incident
Canberra NRL forward Josh Papalii is under police investigation following a drink-driving incident.
Top gong surprises NRL's Cronk
Veteran halfback Cooper Cronk says he's surprised he's still winning awards and is hungry for more success with the Melbourne Storm.
Eels name Mannah and Scott NRL co-captains
Parramatta have named Beau Scott and Tim Mannah as co-captains for the 2017 NRL season.
Ben Matulino to miss start of NRL season
Warriors prop Ben Matulino has suffered a knee injury and will miss the start of the NRL season.
Proctor: I'm not a big name recruit.
Kevin Proctor is used to toiling away behind the likes of Cameron Smith, Cooper Cronk and Billy Slater.
Titans look for winning culture in Proctor
Gold Coast recruit Kevin Proctor could bring with him a winning culture to the Titans that the NRL club have so long desired.
NRL clubs have bought and traded players during the off-season but who will be left on the shelf in 2017? Mark Ashton identifies the players that should change clubs to save their careers.
The NRL silly season rarely disappoints and once again fans have seen players come and go -- has your club's business this off-season made them stronger or weaker for season 2017?
The 2017 NRL season is fast approaching but before competition kicks off all players will be out to impress to earn selection in round one. Check out who your club lines up against in pre-season.
The 16 NRL clubs have done their off-season shopping in an attempt to find a perfect formula to win a premiership. Mark Ashton digs a bit deeper to reveal which new face hold the keys to success.
Cronulla have never been the benchmark when it comes to handling off-field issues but Brett Kimmorley believes they showed a professional new culture when dealing with Ben Barba's latest problem.
The manager of former Cronulla fullback Ben Barba has revealed the troubled NRL star is battling more issues than just drugs.
Australia's Four Nations clash with Scotland is unlikely to be a classic or a game that lives in the memory but for young Manly forward Jake Trbojevic it will be 80 minutes he will never forget.
NRL legend and ESPN's own Brett Kimmorley has joined the USA Hawks as an assistant coach for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup.
Cronulla's Chris Heighington has saluted his premiership-winning teammates by claiming that "not all Superheroes wear capes" but in truth, their rise from paupers to premiers has been incredible.
Cronulla have ended 50 years of heartache with a thrilling victory over Melbourne in Sunday's NRL grand final, securing the Sharks their maiden premiership.
Former NRL player and boxer Joe Williams believes Australia can learn from NFL star Colin Kaepernick's protests against racial injustice and called on white athletes to send their own message.