MANLY boss Ian Thomson has apologised to Mal Kaufusi's manager following claims from a club official that the Tongan forward had shown gross disloyalty in signing a deal with NRL rival Sydney Roosters.
THE Brisbane Broncos could be without forwards Andrew Gee and Petero Civoniceva for Friday night's game against the Sydney Roosters after both were charged with careless high tackles by the National Rugby League judiciary today.
BULLDOGS boss Steve Mortimer says he's disappointed at Brent Sherwin's manager for leaking news the classy halfback is poised to leave the NRL club unless it offers him a better deal.
THE National Rugby League's leading referee Bill Harrigan has withdrawn from the match between Manly and Melbourne on Sunday because of a calf muscle strain.
IN a body blow of monumental proportions, Brisbane props Andrew Gee and Petero Civoniceva will miss Friday night's National Rugby League blockbuster against the Sydney Roosters after pleading guilty to high tackle offences.
ST George Illawarra captain Trent Barrett says he's sorted out his differences with Nathan Brown and, in his own words, will cop his coach's slap on the chin.
CRONULLA captain Brett Kimmorley believes the Sharks are still capable of finishing in the National Rugby League top four despite their winless start to the season.
BULLDOGS five-eighth Braith Anasta is a doubtful starter for Saturday night's NRL clash with St George Illawarra at Telstra Stadium.
THE Bulldogs have forged an agreement with Newtown, which will establish the Jets as a feeder side for the National Rugby League club.
BULLDOGS lock Travis Norton has been ruled out of tonight's National Rugby League blockbuster against Newcastle with a knee injury.