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Eels Release Justin Hunt

The Dyldam Parramatta Eels have released outside back Justin Hunt to take up a one-year offer with the St George-Illawarra Dragons.

Hunt joined the Blue and Gold in 2014, and made his debut against the Penrith Panthers in Round 12.

Forward Shannan McPherson has also been released at his request from his train and trial contract with the Parramatta Eels.