James Graham's move to the Dragons has been confirmed. "We are extremely sad to see him go," said the Bulldogs chairman, Ray Dib.
Cameron Smith will make his 356th NRL appearance on Saturday and the league has struck a medal in honour of his record-breaking career.
Anthony Seibold has been promoted from his role as South Sydney Rabbitohs assistant, replacing Michael Maguire on a two-year deal.
Michael Maguire led South Sydney Rabbitohs to the 2014 premiership title but has now agreed to part company with the club.
Captain Matt Moylan has been given time away to deal with personal issues, the Penrith Panthers confirmed.
St George Illawarra Dragons needed to beat Canterbury Bulldogs to keep their season alive, but were unable to do so.
Penrith Panthers avoided major embarrassment by progressing to the NRL Finals despite a 28-12 defeat at Manly Sea Eagles.
Wigan Warriors claimed a massive two points in their bid to make the Super League semi-finals, beating St Helens 26-16.
South Sydney Rabbitohs were unable to contain the in-form Semi Radradra, who has scored seven tries in his last two games.
Craig Bellamy is hoping Patrick Kaufusi will make the same sort of impact that his brothers have at AAMI Park.