Tag: Melbourne Storm

Billy Slater’s dark history as the Melbourne Storm’s last line of defense

BY A.J NASH Retiring Melbourne Storm legend Billy Slater has the Australian sports community split down the middle as to whether he should be suspended for the 2018 grand final ending his illustrious career in the process. Slater will head to the judiciary after what appeared to be a pretty blatant shoulder charge on Cronulla’s […]

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Chaos and flair: The story of an Innisfail kid who made a decision that changed everything

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Here is something you may not know about Australia’s greatest ever fullback. If Billy Slater did not leave high school as a 15-year-old, we probably would not be celebrating his illustrious career this weekend. On Friday night at AAMI Park, Slater plays his last ever game in front of his adoring […]

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Bellamy admits 2018 has been “very challening” in more ways than one

Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy admits 2018 has been “very challening” and losing Cooper Cronk to the Sydney Roosters has been a major factor. Despite that, the Storm are still sitting pretty in the preliminary final awaiting the winner of Cronulla and Penrith. “With the events of this year, it’s been a very challenging year […]

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The flaw in Damien Cook’s game that could cost the Rabbitohs tonight

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis South Sydney’s livewire hooker Damien Cook has had a season to remember – helping the Rabbitohs into the top 4 and making his State of Origin debut for New South Wales in the process. He is unquestionably one of the most dynamic runners of the ball in the National Rugby League […]

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Facing Greg Inglis will make me a better player: Scott

Young Melbourne Storm centre Curtis Scott says he is excited about going one-on-one with the legendary Greg Inglis and insists it will make him a better player. Inglis has returned to somewhere near his best form – just in time for a showdown with his former club and rising star Scott. “Obviously I’m looking forward […]

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