Sticks & stones breaks bones, names get you banned

West Coast Eaglesdefender Patrick McGinnity has been handed a one-week ban after he was charged by umpires with vilifying Melbourne Demons forward Ricky Petterd. McGinninty was charged under an AFL code of conduct regarding respect to women after he made comments about Petterd’s mother as the teams left the Etihad Stadium at half-time on Sunday. McGinnity … [Read the full story]