It's that one-and-only night on the AFL calendar. No, the Brownlow Medal count hasn't been delayed a couple of months. It's draft night. The big occasion when the 18 clubs make vital decisions about new personnel .... decisions that can eventually result in premierships.
It is now beyond dispute that any suggestion Lance Franklin and his rockstar lifestyle would be left to their own devices in a big city not obsessed with Australian football was fanciful.
Twelve months on from the bizarre first half announcement that Steve Price would coach the Dragons in 2014, those close to the mentor believe we are finally seeing “the real” Price evolve.
Canberra cyclist Michael Rogers has set his sights on competing at this year's Tour de France after cycling's governing body, the UCI, lifted his provisional suspension for testing positive to the banned substance clenbuterol.
The VRC St Leger is tucked away towards the end of the season, bookended by the Australian and South Australian derbies.
Nick Vlastuin knows he and his siblings didn't have the sort of warm relationship with their grandfather that so many kids enjoy, but he isn't bitter about it. He knows his "Opa" lived a life that so often made happiness seem like an unattainable dream.
Melbourne forward Tohu Harris, the player who had to make way for Sonny Bill Williams at last year's World Cup, is set to replace the Sydney Roosters superstar in the New Zealand squad for next week's trans-Tasman Test at Allianz Stadium.
The ‘‘Side by Side’’ program takes its name not from the Collingwood club song but from Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the Turkish commander at Gallipoli.
It has been a big week at the Swans. In football terms, about as dramatic as they come. But you wouldn't know it because one of their players borrowed his girlfriend's car and had a prang. Such is the all-encompassing circus that follows Lance Franklin.
Mercurial forward Tyrone Vickery will be forced to bide his time in the VFL, with Richmond coach Damien Hardwick ruling out a reprieve for the axed tall against Hawthorn on Sunday.