Month: March 2017

COMMENT: Flanagan wants to chase Reynolds? What’s wrong with Townsend?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD Canterbury Bulldogs five-eigth Josh Reynolds could find himself in the Shire if Cronulla Sharks coach Shane Flanagan has his way. Reynolds is on the outer with the Bulldogs with the off-contract playmaker setting his asking price at $800,000 which Canterbury has reportedly balked at. Reynolds, halves partner Moses Mbye and hooked Michael […]

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The Saints are marching: Why the fight-or-flight Dragons can make it all the way to the playoffs

BY CURTIS WOODWARD They are 3-1 to start 2017, boast the season’s top points scorer, The81stMinute’s Steele Sports Medal leader and three of the top scoring fantasy players to begin the year but you’ll be hard-pressed to find a St George Illawarra Dragons fan willing to break the shackles and dance from the rooftops just […]

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Canterbury throwing Montoya to the wolves a sign of the times

BY KANE AUSTIN They have James Graham, the Morris twins, Will Hopoate, Josh Reynolds and others. Experience everywhere. Yet on Tuesday the struggling Canterbury Bulldogs trundled out two-game rookie Marcelo Montoya to front the media. Montoya has been in first grade for two seconds but was asked to answer questions in arguably the club’s toughest […]

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Long line of players ahead of Mbye and Reynolds in list of Bulldogs best ever playmakers

BY STAFF WRITERS Premiership-winning duo Andrew and Matthew Johns do not think Canterbury-Bankstown’s current halves, Moses Mbye and Josh Reynolds, have the ability to drag the struggling Bulldogs off the canvas. Andrew was scathing of the Bulldogs on the Wide World of Sports on Sunday while brother Matty used Triple M’S Grill Team show on […]

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Brewing war between Clubs Australia and Fox Sports could mean disaster for fans

BY RICHARD HOGAN Rugby league matches shown on big screens around New South Wales and Queensland clubs are in jeapordy with tensions building between Fox Sports and the lobby groups for clubs in both states after Fox Sports proposed mammoth subscription increases. ClubsNSW CEO Anthony Ball said they would challenge the proposals with the competition […]

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Thaiday taunts Klemmer and struggling Bulldogs ahead of Thursday night collision

BY CURTIS WOODWARD Sam Thaiday has put the boot into Canterbury Bulldogs prop David Klemmer ahead of Brisbane’s Thursday night showdown with the struggling Dogs. Or was it a slap? Thaiday was recently fined for deliberately attempting to further injure opponent Jesse Bromwich’s hand but nonetheless took aim at Klemmer who slapped Daly Cherry-Evans in […]

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Not Hasler’s fault: Johns says Mbye, Reynolds and Lichaa don’t have the skill to get Bulldogs to finals

Premiership-winning playmaker Matthew Johns has hammered the hapless Canterbury Bulldogs after their 36-0 loss to Manly-Warringah questioning whether the likes of Josh Reynolds and Moses Mbye were the right men to get the job done at Belmore. “After five minutes of watching the Bulldogs with the football (on Saturday) I came to the conclusion, ‘They’re […]

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