Wines to stay with Port in AFL

There had been speculation Ollie Wines might be tempted to make an AFL return to Victoria, but he has committed to Port Adelaide until the end of 2018.

Banned Bombers likely to appeal: Tanner

Essendon chairman Lindsay Tanner says all 34 banned past and present Bombers players could be part of the Swiss appeal.

Luckless Morabito cruelled with hamstring

Injury-plagued Fremantle Docker Anthony Morabito will miss six weeks of the pre-season after tearing a hamstring.

Magpies taking Howe's word on injury

Collingwood is backing star recruit Jeremy Howe's account of how he broke his finger amid reports he sustained the injury while playing cricket.
Jack Viney and Tom McDonald. (AAP)

Injury risk sparked scuffle between Demons: Jones

Melbourne captain Nathan Jones has played down a training scuffle between two Demons but says a line has to be drawn on pre-season intensity.

Cometti to hang up the microphone

Legendary Australian Rules commentator Dennis Cometti has confirmed this season will be his last.

Frisbee puts AFL's Howe out of round one

A frisbee mishap is likely to cost Jeremy Howe the chance to debut for new AFL club Collingwood in round one.

Swinging Schoenmakers no Roughy fill-in

Hawthorn's 2015 flag-winner Ryan Schoenmakers doesn't want to become a permanent part of the AFL club's forward line in Jarryd Roughead's absence.
Nick Riewoldt. (AAP)

Riewoldt revved up to skipper Saints again

Nick Riewoldt says he's excited about leading St Kilda for the 11th season and is feeling mentally and physically fresh.
Adam Goodes. (AAP)

Swans avoid Magpies in Goodes farewell

The Swans will pay homage to retired legend Adam Goodes in round three, rather than honouring him in front of Collingwood supporters.