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Trade essentials

Key trade, draft and free agency dates

What happens, when, as the 2014 AFL off-season unfolds

11:20am  Jul 17, 2014

Free agency explained

Which players qualify as free agents, and how are clubs compensated?

12:03pm  Jun 3, 2014

Cashed-up Tigers look to lure free agents

Richmond is cashed-up and looking to lure opposition players to Punt Rd

2:11pm  Jun 9, 2014

Cat to go on: Kelly off free agents list

James Kelly's name missing from AFL's updated list of free agents

6:55pm  Jun 2, 2014

Players win as cap breaks $10m mark

Total player payments to exceed $10 million for the first time in 2015

9:00pm  May 7, 2014

Free agency set for review, AFLPA seeks change

More stars will join free agency list if AFLPA succeeds in push for change

7:54am  Jun 6, 2014

Where the big fish could land's Nick Bowen explores this year's free agency market

7:00am  May 7, 2014

Trade and Free Agency


Blues to ditch Mitch

Blues tell Mitch Robinson he is likely to be traded this year

8:42pm Sep 2, 2014


Saints duo shown door

St Kilda's aggressive rebuild has claimed two more victims

7:22pm Sep 2, 2014


Veteran Cat Enright set to sign new deal

Defender all but certain to play on after agreeing to terms with Cats

1:48pm Sep 1, 2014


Frawley likely to leave, Dees CEO concedes

Demons CEO Peter Jackson all but concedes key defender will quit club

1:41pm Aug 31, 2014


Dog remains in the kennel for two more years

Koby Stevens has signed a new two-year deal with the Bulldogs

11:13am Aug 31, 2014


Essendon re-signs forward Ambrose

EXCLUSIVE: Bomber rewarded for strong season with new contract

5:26pm Aug 29, 2014


Step up for Stef with new Lions deal

Born-again ruckman Stef Martin signs a new two-year Lions deal

4:20pm Aug 28, 2014


Rivers flows on at Cats with contract extension

Important Geelong defender signs a new contract with the club

3:48pm Aug 28, 2014


Young Giants trio sign contract extensions

Promising youngsters sign contract extensions at Greater Western Sydney

12:35pm Aug 28, 2014


Breust signs with Hawks until end of 2017

Key Hawthorn forward signs on until the end of 2017

4:32pm Aug 27, 2014


Raines keen to play on after leaving Lions

UPDATE: Dumped Lion Andrew Raines says he has plenty to offer

3:45pm Aug 27, 2014


Cats, North circle as Higgins holds off on call

Suitors still circling free agent Bulldog as contract crunch time nears

6:19pm Aug 26, 2014


Ball? Yes! Magpies veteran wants to go on

Magpies veteran Luke Ball wants to play on in 2015

5:56pm Aug 26, 2014


Demon Garland cleared of serious injury

Good news for defender as the Demons lock in three more players

3:19pm Aug 26, 2014


Veteran defender re-signs with Richmond

Chris Newman gets a one year extension at Richmond

11:36am Aug 26, 2014


Defensive switch may earn Crow a new deal

Out-of-contract Lewis Johnston may reinvigorate his career in the backline

1:24pm Aug 24, 2014


Lions set to re-sign in-form ruckman Martin

Stefan Martin's career revival forces Lions to move on contract extension

1:37pm Aug 22, 2014


Morabito inks new deal with Fremantle

Talented Fremantle midfielder signs a new one-year contract

1:26pm Aug 21, 2014


Crows lock in half-back for two more years

Important Adelaide half-back signs new two-year deal with Adelaide

12:24pm Aug 20, 2014


Eagles lock in Darling, Gaff and Lycett

West Coast secures Darling, Gaff and Lycett with new deals

4:12pm Aug 18, 2014