Dragons aim to make home final push

St George Illawarra are effectively confirmed in the NRL finals, but coach Paul McGregor doesn't want his team to just settle for that.

Roosters kill of Manly's final hopes

The Sydney Roosters have secured their 11th straight NRL win with a 46-10 victory over Manly, killing off the Sea Eagles' finals hopes.

Stewart re-signs with Manly in NRL

Fullback Brett Stewart has signed a one-year contract extension with Manly which will keep him at the club until the end of 2017.

Sutton breaks leg, Luke takes ban

South Sydney has been hard hit with news John Sutton has a leg fracture and hooker Issac Luke has accepted a two match NRL ban

Gallen denies swearing at kid

Cronulla captain Paul Gallen has denied a father's claim that he swore at a 10-year-old autograph-seeker and has accused the dad of being antagonistic.

Eels fuelled by last year's finals choke

Parramatta needed just one win over lowly Newcastle or Canberra in the final fortnight last year to reach the NRL finals, but flopped against both.

Bellamy wants Storm to fire up

Melbourne NRL coach Craig Bellamy says his team needs to show some finals feeling when they host North Queensland on Saturday night.

Storm search for next Slater in Qld

Melbourne boss Dave Donaghy hopes the establishment of an "NRL first" Storm Academy on the Sunshine Coast helps maintain their knack of signing Qld superstars.