Brisbane will be out to make it three straight wins when they face the Warriors at Mt Smart Stadium on Saturday night.
South Sydney will be out to keep their outright lead on the rest of the competition when they face Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium on Saturday night.
In-form playmaker ruled out of contention for game one after suffering yet another head knock.
Former Kiwis skipper remembered as a great man, great player and among league's toughest.
Canberra will be looking to jump back into the top four when they face North Queensland at GIO Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The Cowboys travel to Canberra to face the top-four Raiders, before the Warriors battle the Broncos and Rabbitohs meet the Tigers. Follow all the live scores, stats and commentary.