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by luke
November 11, 2019, 9:40 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jack Wighton turns down Raiders option to go on open market for 2021
Replies: 401
Views: 30518

Re: Jack Wighton turns down Raiders option to go on open market for 2021

Like everything footy is a business and I’d never expect a player to put club loyalty over his ability to maximise profits from his career. I do think there are ways you go about it though and I’m not totally comfortable with how Jack and Bateman have been playing their cards. I fully expect both t...
by luke
November 5, 2019, 2:28 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Game Day
Replies: 1049
Views: 50693

Re: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Game Day

//end thread
by luke
November 5, 2019, 2:27 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Perth Nines - Which Raiders legend would you like to see come back?
Replies: 51
Views: 1437

Re: Perth Nines - Which Raiders legend would you like to see come back?

The Rickman wrote:
November 5, 2019, 1:39 pm
luke wrote:
November 5, 2019, 1:01 pm
Winner of the 9s plays winner of the 13s in the Super Grand Final
That's a fantastic idea too, luke! Sheesh, we're doing the NRL's job for them here.
Thanks Rickman

It just makes sense
by luke
November 5, 2019, 1:01 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Perth Nines - Which Raiders legend would you like to see come back?
Replies: 51
Views: 1437

Re: Perth Nines - Which Raiders legend would you like to see come back?

Winner of the 9s plays winner of the 13s in the Super Grand Final
by luke
November 1, 2019, 1:00 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Joey Leilua guarantees he'll be with Raiders in 2020
Replies: 337
Views: 21959

Re: Joey Leilua guarantees he'll be with Raiders in 2020

Northern Raider wrote:
November 1, 2019, 11:19 am
luke wrote:
November 1, 2019, 9:18 am
I'm not angry anymore
What's the current reading on the psychological vulnerability index?
Still high off the fumes from making (and being at) the Grand Final.

I may be cured!
by luke
November 1, 2019, 9:18 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Joey Leilua guarantees he'll be with Raiders in 2020
Replies: 337
Views: 21959

Re: Joey Leilua guarantees he'll be with Raiders in 2020

I'm not angry anymore
by luke
October 15, 2019, 4:08 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Joey Leilua guarantees he'll be with Raiders in 2020
Replies: 337
Views: 21959

Re: Canterbury Bulldogs want to sign Canberra Raiders centre Joey Leilua

Matt wrote:
September 17, 2019, 9:28 am
Those saying BJ is the best centre in the game are forgetting about Latrell. Like it or not, he is #1, so at best BJ is #2.
Wighton is the best centre in the game ;)
by luke
October 10, 2019, 2:17 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Game Day
Replies: 1049
Views: 50693

Re: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Game Day

Worst in a decade: Epic NRL grand final fails to halt TV ratings decline Sunday night’s NRL grand final may have been a sell out, but it was one of the lowest-rating deciders on record. Across metro and regional audiences, the epic Roosters v Raiders decider on Channel 9 had the lowest national gra...
by luke
October 8, 2019, 10:14 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Is this last straw for anyone?
Replies: 107
Views: 4082

Re: Is this last straw for anyone?

No. It's not for me.
by luke
October 7, 2019, 9:41 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders player signing speculation 2019
Replies: 2404
Views: 207290

Re: Raiders player signing speculation 2019

Well said Ruben
by luke
October 2, 2019, 10:20 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 799
Views: 45018

Re: 2019 Grand Final V Roosters: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/nrl/teams/raiders/campos-corner-the-pride-passion-misery-and-jubilation-of-canberras-grand-final-drought/news-story/cc0f2a53838ff2df963174cd0430f9d7 Has anyone else posted this article from Daily Telegraph Nick Campton? Probably the best article ever written....
by luke
September 23, 2019, 2:53 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Preliminary Final tickets
Replies: 456
Views: 21072

Re: Preliminary Final tickets

Grateful if anyone can help: NEED MEMBER CODE (for 2 tickets).

Used my allocation but a couple of my son's mates desperate to go as well.
by luke
September 20, 2019, 4:47 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders Supporters Bay - Creating the best atmosphere ever seen at Canberra Stadium
Replies: 48
Views: 2802

Re: Creating the best atmosphere ever seen at Canberra Stadium

needs to be absolutely no possibility of bandwagon types starting a Mexican wave like in the 2016 Sharks home final.
by luke
September 17, 2019, 2:32 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders player signing speculation 2019
Replies: 2404
Views: 207290

Re: Raiders player signing speculation 2019

Vunivalu paying the ultimate price for definitely going into touch on Saturday night
by luke
September 17, 2019, 2:27 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day
Replies: 1014
Views: 35551

Re: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day

-PJ- wrote:
September 17, 2019, 11:26 am
I hadn't seen that MMM commentary footage until just then and...I'm tearing up again !

I may need some alone time if we win this comp..
How good is that, PJ!?

(Very good, imo)
by luke
September 16, 2019, 4:03 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day
Replies: 1014
Views: 35551

Re: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day

luke's psychological vulnerability rating, with luke: biggest home game in 25 years? Psychological vulnerability = off the charts. Oh luke, I was a MASSIVE fan of luke's psychological vulnerability rating, with luke! Hbomb's Lock of the Week was another good one. It really is no surprise to me that...
by luke
September 16, 2019, 3:52 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day
Replies: 1014
Views: 35551

Re: 2019 Finals Week 1 V Storm: Game Day

luke's psychological vulnerability rating, with luke:

biggest home game in 25 years? Psychological vulnerability = off the charts.
by luke
September 5, 2019, 12:53 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: What's your preference: Storm or Roosters for the first finals game
Replies: 55
Views: 2568

Re: What's your preference : Storm or Roosters for the first finals game

The Rickman wrote:
September 5, 2019, 11:01 am
zim wrote:
September 5, 2019, 10:55 am
Easier for me to go to the SCG than Melbourne so 3rd is my preference.
Well we should all care about what's easier for zim then, shouldn't we??
also Luke
by luke
September 4, 2019, 5:04 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Ordinary players who have dominated us
Replies: 42
Views: 2019

Re: Ordinary players who have dominated us

On a more positive note, what about dominant players who have been ordinary against us?
by luke
September 3, 2019, 2:55 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Is it time for Canberra Raiders fans to forgive Cronulla Sharks star Josh Dugan?
Replies: 95
Views: 5710

Re: NRL: Is it time for Canberra Raiders fans to forgive Cronulla Sharks star Josh Dugan?

Anyway, CNK, the anti-Dugan, extending until 2023 is fantastic news.
by luke
August 23, 2019, 9:28 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 248
Views: 19477

Re: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

He seems to have young kids too and his priority is his family, based on the interviews. He’s an impressive young bloke from all I’ve read. yeah that's been a big take away from me, he's had a tough life growing up with his mum and he seems really focused on being the best husband and father he can...
by luke
August 23, 2019, 9:26 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 248
Views: 19477

Re: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

I’m hearing that CNK was spotted on crutches and a moon boot today by a mate of mine working in Canberra for the week. I have a feeling that he is pulling my leg.. any truth?? Sent from my iPhone using The Greenhouse Pffft... He'd be wearing it purely in solidarity between trainings just to make a ...
by luke
August 22, 2019, 10:26 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 248
Views: 19477

Re: 2019 Rd 23 V Sea Eagles: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

Hoping that the fact we are playing a team featuring the Turbos, DCE, Dylan Walker, Tapau and AFB means there is no way we lapse into complacency.

Also the fact that they completely embarrassed us at home last year.
by luke
August 7, 2019, 12:02 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 21 V Roosters: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 308
Views: 22261

Re: 2019 Rd 21 V Roosters: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

Cooper Cronk says Canberra Raiders brand of football is "spiritual" Sydney Roosters playmaker Cooper Cronk describes Canberra's brand of football as "spiritual" under Ricky Stuart this NRL season and has praised them for reviving the green machine of old. "They've been super consistent all year, no...
by luke
August 7, 2019, 10:58 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Joey Leilua Instagram Story
Replies: 31
Views: 2870

Re: Joey Leilua Instagram Story

Finchy wrote:
August 7, 2019, 10:47 am
luke wrote:
August 7, 2019, 10:38 am
It's Mt Smart fellas
So BJ to Warriors next year?
heh
by luke
August 7, 2019, 10:38 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Joey Leilua Instagram Story
Replies: 31
Views: 2870

Re: Joey Leilua Instagram Story

It's Mt Smart fellas
by luke
August 6, 2019, 12:48 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 21 V Roosters: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 308
Views: 22261

Re: 2019 Rd 21 V Roosters: Teams and Previews

Azza wrote:
August 5, 2019, 11:43 pm
Worried
same
by luke
July 31, 2019, 10:51 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 20 V Warriors: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 167
Views: 11523

Re: 2019 Rd 20 V Warriors: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

Canberra Raiders brace for hostile New Zealand Warriors reception in Auckland The Canberra Raiders have been warned to expect an ambush in Auckland after the New Zealand Warriors put a target on the Green Machine this week. "It's always a tough place to come, it's similar to Penrith in a lot of way...
by luke
June 27, 2019, 12:47 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Win two tickets to Rugby League the Musical!
Replies: 45
Views: 3031

Re: Win two tickets to Rugby League the Muscial!

Joey Leilua's flick pass to Jordan Rapana, 4 September 2016

Actually deserves a musical of its own but a song would be a good start
by luke
June 18, 2019, 3:27 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Viking Clap - Mark II - Viking Row
Replies: 39
Views: 2116

Re: Viking Clap - Mark II - Viking Row

I don't mind it. Mind you, I'm still waiting for a response to this idea from 2016 ... To build a bit of interest around each weekend's game, what about the first grade squad starts a "tradition" of a light bridge to bridge run around Lake Burley Griffin on the Thursday or Friday lunch time? I'm thi...
by luke
June 14, 2019, 12:44 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 15 V Eels: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 215
Views: 19806

Re: 2019 Rd 15 V Eels: Teams and Previews

Fifita is looking at 2 weeks suspension for a grade 2 Dangerous contact charge, still waiting to hear on Bateman but if he gets the same charge it would be 1 week if he pleads guilty. Fifita's would include the Tonga test and I'd assume Fifita has priors as well. So they don't announce all charges ...
by luke
June 13, 2019, 9:38 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 14 V Sharks: Game Day
Replies: 803
Views: 26463

Re: 2019 Rd 14 V Sharks: Game Day

gangrenous wrote:
June 13, 2019, 8:01 am
Haikus with gangers Rd 14: Raiders V Sharks

Game Day! Bring some Pep
Tide’s turning against the Sharks
Please bury Dugan
:clap:
by luke
June 7, 2019, 11:57 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2019 Rd 13 V Tigers: Game Day
Replies: 484
Views: 19457

Re: 2019 Rd 13 V Tigers: Game Day

Anyone know what the crowd was singing?