JETS pay the penalty for discipline lapses.
AT long last there is some 'good' injury news for London Broncos.
THE Canberra Raiders have been bolstered by the return of powerhouse forward Ruben Wiki for their clash with the South Sydney Rabbitohs at Aussie Stadium on Saturday night.
THE Newcastle Knights have named Australian hooker Danny Buderus as the replacement halfback for the suspended Andrew Johns. Luke Quigley moves into the hooking role while Clint Newton makes a return to the second row in the absence of Ben Kennedy and Steve Simpson through injury.
DRAGONS coach Nathan Brown has named his strongest line-up this season with his full squad available for the first time as St George Illawarra chase their first hat-trick in almost two years against the Sharks at Oki Jubilee Stadium this Sunday.
THE Dragons' new-look Sydney home ground, Kogarah's Jubilee Oval, has been re-named today as St George Illawarra prepare for their first NRL game there in four years against Cronulla this Sunday.
AUSTRALIAN captain Andrew Johns admitted he had "crossed the line" and was paying the price for his carelessness in Newcastle's explosive National Rugby League clash with Wests Tigers.
THE Bulldogs have been fined $10,000 by the National Rugby League after the club's chief executive, Steve Mortimer, made comments to referee Paul Simpkins following the side's 26-22 loss to Canberra on Saturday night.
IT'S likely to be a long night at the National Rugby League judiciary tonight with four players to appear.
ST George Illawarra will welcome back international stars Shaun Timmins, Mark Gasnier and Jason Ryles for Sunday's National Rugby League derby against Cronulla at Kogarah.
MELBOURNE Storm has received a significant boost ahead of Saturday nights clash with Newcastle following the return of dynamic halfback Matt Orford and try-scoring centre Steven Bell.
BRISBANE and Queensland captain Gorden Tallis is reportedly the National Rugby League's highest money earner. According to magazine Rugby League Week, Tallis collects $925,000 a season, primarily from the Broncos plus a host of personal sponsors.
VETERAN Penrith forward Colin Ward will have an operation on his broken right arm later this week which will force him out of Saturday's game against Manly and beyond.
THE Bulldogs have lost prop Mark O'Meley for up to six weeks with a broken hand. However, the burly prop forward is optimistic he can be back for the City-Country game in three weeks time.
ANDREW Johns is expected to plead guilty to a head slam today, freeing him to make his return against National Rugby League defending premiers the Sydney Roosters in three weeks time.