Brent Harvey has sensationally been cleared at the AFL tribunal of a rough conduct charge against Joel Selwood. The Kangaroo veteran had been facing the prospect of being suspended for a final for the second time this September.
Essendon forward/ruckman Paddy Ryder met Brisbane Lions on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a possible move to the Lions.
It's an interesting day where the young fellas, full of false bravado, often lose their compass and their way.
Brent Harvey would likely have escaped punishment for his bump on Joel Selwood had the Geelong skipper not then bled.
Can newly-crowned Sandover Medallist Aaron Black follow a well trodden path of WAFL fairest and best to AFL recruit?
The Hawks are hoping intense training will help them avoid another preliminary-final heart burner. Cyril Rioli just hopes to take the field.
Sought-after Melbourne free agent James Frawley has spent the weekend in Perth meeting the Dockers.
Brent Harvey's hopes of playing in North Melbourne's first preliminary final in seven years rest on the tribunal not taking Joel Selwood's cut eyebrow as proof the bump, and resulting head clash, inflicted on him was hefty enough to warrant punishment.
Emerging St Kilda midfielder Blake Acres has joined the growing list of young talent to re-sign with the club.
Jarrad McVeigh says Sydney's loss to North Melbourne in round four is of no relevance to Friday night's preliminary final, as the Swans are now barely recognisable to the side which started the season with a whimper.