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    South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Random on Fri Sep 25, 2015 5:07 pm

    http://www.9news.com.au/national/2015/09/22/08/54/south-sydney-nrl-players-dylan-walker-and-aaron-gray-hospitalised

    For suspected prescription drug overdose.

    http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-09-25/south-sydney-rabbitohs-dylan-walker-aaron-gray-medication/6805344

    Apology regarding the incident from Aaron Gray and Dylan Walker.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Dip on Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:32 pm

    Dylan Walker is having a good year this year:

    http://wwos.nine.com.au/2016/07/11/12/05/dylan-walker-out-for-a-month

    At least he got a couple of unexpected rep jerseys I guess.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Random on Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:44 pm

    $10 000 fine for punching a door....

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Krump on Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:51 pm

    @Random wrote:$10 000 fine for punching a door....
    He's lucky that's all he got. The club is reliant on him not to break his body doing stupid shit when hes away from the team.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Bren on Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:04 pm

    @Random wrote:$10 000 fine for punching a door....
    Could learn a thing or two from Josh Hodgson.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Pieman on Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:08 pm

    Really, they can fine him for something like that?

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Pieman on Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:09 pm

    I would have thought that considering it was a non-footy injury they could just not pay him for each game he misses.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by SI on Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:31 pm

    Scott Bolton did it catching crabs; maybe Dylan had also just found out he'd caught some?

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Dip on Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:50 pm

    @Pieman wrote:I would have thought that considering it was a non-footy injury they could just not pay him for each game he misses.

    Probably a legal thing because his contract is almost definitely a fixed contract rather than a per match contract. Fining him is their way of partially recouping salary they have to pay him, but probably feel they shouldn't have to.

    It might also depend on how much of the story we are hearing. If he comes home after a quiet dinner with team mates and his key snaps in the lock and in frustration he punches the door, it probably sounds harsh, but if he comes home pissed, and is locked out by his Mrs because she thinks he's been drinking a banging chicks, so he punches the door to get out in a domestic violence type situation, then he's got off lightly. I'm guessing since wifey drove him straight to hospital, the truth is probably somewhere in the middle.

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by No Worries on Mon Jul 11, 2016 5:16 pm

    @Dip wrote:Dylan Walker is having a good year this year:

    http://wwos.nine.com.au/2016/07/11/12/05/dylan-walker-out-for-a-month

    At least he got a couple of unexpected rep jerseys I guess.

    One for every time hew was admitted to hospital

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    Re: South Sydney Players Hospitalised

    Post by Pieman on Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:45 pm

    @Dip wrote:

    Probably a legal thing because his contract is almost definitely a fixed contract rather than a per match contract. Fining him is their way of partially recouping salary they have to pay him, but probably feel they shouldn't have to.

    It might also depend on how much of the story we are hearing. If he comes home after a quiet dinner with team mates and his key snaps in the lock and in frustration he punches the door, it probably sounds harsh, but if he comes home pissed, and is locked out by his Mrs because she thinks he's been drinking a banging chicks, so he punches the door to get out in a domestic violence type situation, then he's got off lightly. I'm guessing since wifey drove him straight to hospital, the truth is probably somewhere in the middle.

    fair enough

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