Rangi Chase appeared to wave farewell to Castleford after inspiring them to a 28-26 win over Widnes on Saturday.
Last season, he saw a potential move to Hull collapse, and then an off-season move to the Dragons also broke down.
But the Kiwi-born stand-off now looks to be off, on the back of a man-of-the-match performance against the Vikings, which ended with him blowing kisses to fans at the Wish Communications Stadium.
The 2011 Man of Steel admitted on Sky that he has "had a great time at Cas", while the departure of their top-earner will certainly help to ease Castleford's financial problems.
Chase is in his fifth season in Super League, having joined ahead of the 2009 season from St George.
Wigan scrum-half Matty Smith is delighted to have signed a new four-year contract with a club where he feels very much at home.
Catalan Dragons have revealed that Todd Carney has signed a three-year deal with them, and will captain the team.
The rugby league players' association League13 has announced the creation of its 'Hall of Honour', and confirmed that identity of the first four players to feature.
Rugby League Cares is set to benefit from a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant, which will help them secure the Rugby League Heritage Collection Centre collection of memorabilia.
Thirteen players have joined player-coach Paul March in pledging their futures to Keighley, regardless of which division they will play in next season.
Bradford have signed former Wakefield scrum-half Harry Siejka on a two-year deal.