The Raiders will be without winger Jordan Rapana for up to two months, after he tore his hamstring in his side’s loss to the Panthers.
He may be joined on the sidelines next week by teammate Charlie Gubb, who’s facing a one-match suspension for dangerous contact on Panthers half Nathan Cleary.
The Panthers didn’t get away unscathed either, with wrecking-ball Viliame Kikau to potentially miss “four-to-six weeks” with a suspected MCL injury.
Titans prop Jarrod Wallace is facing a one-week ban for dangerous contact, following his side’s loss to the Rabbitohs.
The Sea Eagles are likely to be missing hooker Apisai Koroisau for some time, after he failed to finish his side’s loss due to a foot injury.
Warriors hooker Isaac Luke may be in his final year at the club, with speculation mounting that he may be forced out due to salary cap constraints.
The season of Knights utility Jamie Buhrer may be over, after he suffered a suspected ACL tear in his side’s loss to the Roosters.
The loss of Buhrer came after the late scratching of teammate Daniel Saifiti, who’s set to miss four-to-six weeks due to ligament damage in his foot.
After being a late scratching for his side’s loss to the Sharks, Tigers five-eighth Benji Marshall is set to miss up to six weeks with a calf injury.
Though he’s yet to make an announcement on his future, media reports have begun to suggest that Sharks skipper Paul Gallen is to retire at the end of 2018.
Storm forward Jesse Bromwich is facing another stint on the sidelines, after injuring his hamstring during his side’s win over the Broncos.