New South Wales Blues Team
The New South Wales Blues (aka 'Blues') are a New South Wales based Rugby League team.
NSW coach Laurie Daley has earmarked Sydney Roosters pair Mitchell Pearce and James Maloney to once again be his first-choice halves combination in 2014.
The ARL Commission is set to condense the State of Origin period into a shorter, more intense format in 2014 amid concerns from NRL clubs the lengthy nature of this year's series created too great a flat spot for teams and fans.
Akuila Uate has no hard feelings over his representative snubbing for Australia and NSW but the Fijian flyer would still like to prove a point at the Rugby League World Cup.
The NSW Rugby League on Wednesday extended the contract of Blues State of Origin coach Laurie Daley for a further year.
Former NSW State of Origin coach Graham Murray has died at the age of 58.
Wednesday night’s 2013 Holden State of Origin Series decider has become the highest rating Rugby League game of all time with 4.232 million Australian viewers tuning in through the Nine, WIN and NBN networks.
James McManus is hoping his try-scoring performance for NSW in Wednesday's 12-10 State of Origin defeat by Queensland will be enough to keep him in the side for next year's series.
NSW's original halfback Tommy Raudonikis has urged Blues coach Laurie Daley to call time on Mitchell Pearce's State of Origin career after Wednesday's 12-10 defeat by Queensland.
Streaks of two very different varieties left NSW very unhappy after Queensland claimed an eighth straight rugby league Origin series victory.
A streaker who threatened to halt State of Origin's greatest dynasty is believed to be a repeat offender, with the man facing a hefty fine and a lifetime ban from ANZ Stadium.
NSW coach Laurie Daley praised his side's effort in Wednesday's State of Origin decider but said they won't beat Queensland next year unless they improve their execution.
State of Origin's greatest ever dynasty maintained its charge towards a decade of dominance after Queensland secured a remarkable eighth-straight series victory with a 12-10 win in Wednesday night's decider.
NSW player ratings for State of Origin III at ANZ Stadium.
STATE OF ORIGIN III BY THE CLOCK 2nd min: NSW awarded the first penalty as Greg Inglis collects James McManus with a high tackle
Injured NSW skipper Paul Gallen has sparked plenty of emotion with a heart-felt plea to his teammates to dig deep and be tough in Wednesday's State of Origin series decider.
Stand-in NSW skipper Robbie Farah says he would be happy to do "half the job" of injured captain Paul Gallen, but insists the State of Origin decider is not about him.
NSW penpix for 2013 State of Origin game three against Queensland at ANZ stadium on Wednesday night.
New South Wales Blues Team Details
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