Stuff.co.nz's leading rugby scribes tackle the hot topics of the week.
OPINION: Being Australian is not an excuse for overstepping the mark.
OPINION: On-field embarrassments and boozy nights out - this team is a shambles, the coach must go.
OPINION: Nick Politis and Roosters expected to cop their A$40,000 fine for coach Robinson outburst.
OPINION: The Crusaders can't return from their bye soon enough.
OPINION: Highlanders may have hit the wall - and why can't we have daytime rugby in NZ?
OPINION: The Warriors are no more our club or your club than Manly or the Wests Tigers are.
OPINION: Crusaders wing Nemani Nadolo's four-week ban shows flaws in system.
OPINION: Canes star should be kicking himself − but would he miss?
OPINION: The Olympics is a pool of golden sewage, ditching it for Super Rugby is the right call.
OPINION: NZ's WRC victor describes how he drove the stage of his life when it mattered most.
OPINION: Where did we get the idea that "control" was needed when scoring a try?
Peter Sellers was great at one-on-one interviews and always had an eye for the history of sport.
OPINION: The thrilling game in Wellington was an example to overseas conferences.
OPINION: The matchup of NZ's best No 10s at the Cake Tin produced as many questions as answers.
OPINION: I say keep Grant Hackett as a mentor to the Olympic team.
OPINION: Sporting fairytales don't come any better than Leicester City. Or do they?
OPINION: If it were my decision I'd whack the Parramatta Eels where it hurts. I'd whack the club with a fine.
Stuffs rugby scribes tackle the big issues of the week and come up with their All Black bolters.
OPINION: Dog racing is an excellent measure of where we are as a society.
OPINION: Alarm bells ringing with Aussie sides winning just one match in four against overseas opponents.
OPINION: Either charge all, or charge none. You can't pick and choose.
OPINION: The British ski jumper reminds us that sport is meant to be fun.
OPINION: Adam Scott makes it clear professional golfers have little time for the Olympics.
OPINION: Super Rugby Team Talk questions why the Chiefs hate Wellington and slams AAMI Park.
OPINION: The Warriors are supposed to have a lean and hungry look - but this team doesn't.
OPINION: Prestigious award recognises AB's achievement, but was it a "comeback"? Where had he gone?
OPINION: TV, Rio Olympics work in doubt as a chance at a new life slips by for alleged nipple-crippler.
OPINION: It seems two of NZ rugby's old-codger brigade might not be quite ready for the retirement home.
Beating the Bulldogs revealed little about this year's Warriors.