Port Adelaide have suffered a significant blow ahead of Saturday night's AFL Showdown, losing defender Jack Hombsch to a knee injury.
Collingwood have staggered out of the blocks and coach Nathan Buckley says their 0-2 start is all they deserve.
Port Adelaide midfielder Sam Powell-Pepper is the season's first AFL Rising Star nominee after producing one of the individual highlights in the opening round.
It was a great weekend to be an Adelaide Crows fan, coach Don Pyke says.
Carlton were on the wrong end of a potent reminder that Dustin Martin is a lot easier to taunt than he is to stop.
Adelaide will play the Brisbane Lions in the inaugural AFL Women's grand final next week after defeating Collingwood by 24 points in hot conditions at Olympic Park yesterday.