Gary “Wiz” Freeman is one of the great halfbacks in New Zealand rugby league history. Now an outspoken and popular media personality, he joined TheRoar.com.au in April 2012 as an expert rugby league columnist.
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We are back to a full premiership round after all the excitement of Origin 1 and there are some big games happening this weekend with a heck of a lot at stake.
Des Hasler has been an absolute rock of support for Tony ‘T-Rex’ Williams at Canterbury. But up until recent weeks, the giant back-rower hasn’t been the impact player for the Bulldogs that he was at Manly.
Now that the deed has been done and St George Illawarra have won Benji Marshall’s signature, there are many questions that need answers before the player can prove his worth to the Dragons.
Michael Maguire, one of supercoach Craig Bellamy’s star protégés, is becoming more like his old master with every passing week.
The last few weeks have been tough going for league lovers, with the Alex McKinnon injury, lifting tackles and the inconsistency of the judiciary dominating discussion.
I won’t be surprised in the slightest if Jamie Lyon is the big talking point after tonight’s so-called grand final re-match between the Sea Eagles and Roosters at Allianz Stadium