Order of Australia

BY DAN It was announced today that Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart received an Order of Australia (AM) for his charity work with the Ricky Stuart foundation. If you’re not aware (and you are, so sorry for telling you something you already know), Sticky and his partner Kaylie started his foundation to provide short-term respite … More Order of Australia

The Dufty Conundrum

BY DAN Matt Dufty is an electric ballplayer. He’s as fast as me saying yes to a burger and a pint. He can be more agile than a politician avoiding a question. He’s also a confusing, imperfect and expensive fit for the Canberra Raiders. Matt Dufty is looking for a new home after the Dragons … More The Dufty Conundrum

Shaun Johnson and the return of the Raider Raise?

BY DAN The Canberra Times says the Raiders aren’t interested in Shaun Johnson. Buzz Rothfield says they’re side most likely to get him. Johnson’s manager says he’s open to all options. What is going on? The Raiders are looking like having a bit of cap space this season. This, of course, depends on the George … More Shaun Johnson and the return of the Raider Raise?

Time to get Savage?

BY DAN The Canberra Raiders are missing Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad. His replacement Caleb Aekins has not had his best few weeks. Is it time to turn to the exciting, emerging talent of Xavier Savage? If you’ve paying attention to these pages, you’ll know the Canberra Raiders are missing Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad an awful amount. His defensive work … More Time to get Savage?