THE Panthers would like to address reports the club has agreed to a contract with former Newcastle Knights player Russell Packer.
THE Newcastle Knights met with Russell Packer on Sunday, the first opportunity since his custodial sentence was issued last Monday. In accordance with Club Policy, Packer has been formally advised his employment has been terminated, effective immediately.
THE NRL must show more decisive leadership - on a key issue.
PROP Russell Packer will join the Newcastle Knights from season 2014 after signing a four-year contract with the Club.
THURSDAY evening wrap wit the latest on Trent Barrett, Bryce Gibbs and rookies Russell Packer and Ben Matulino.