Even if Lawrence isn’t in the first 17, he’s a handy player to have in reggies ready to step up when injuries hit. With a $330K cap penalty, we can’t afford not to use our veterans allowance.
It’s on another thread about the veterans allowance. A few players now could probably come under this. Benji, Reynolds, Mats… Brooks, Marsters, Nofa possibly.
$0.2 million – Veteran and Developed Player Allowance for eligible players who were either developed by the Club prior to becoming NRL players and / or have been a Top 30 player for at least 8 years at the Club or have been a Top 30 player for at least 10 years across the game