5:00am All Blacks centre Conrad Smith has indicated most players are crystal clear on the issue of playing in the Olympics.
5:00am NZF have made a formal offer to Englishman Anthony Hudson to become the next All Whites coach.
5:00am Neither a bumpy flight over the Southern Alps or a hostile atmosphere in Sydney can faze Ryan Crotty.
5:00am Tony Woodcock could feel undervalued. Only in his absence is his importance appreciated.