OPINION: I've loved you since Super Rugby started in 1996, but what have you done now?
OPINION: Before Aaron Cruden arrived, the Chiefs had made the playoffs twice in 16 years. Since then, they haven't missed them.
OPINION: Average crowd size in Top 14 in decline and Montpellier were a shambles last weekend.
OPINION: Step up Sopoaga and McKenzie - the All Blacks have exciting depth at No 10.
OPINION: Savvy administrators don't get enough credit, writes Phil Gifford.
OPINION: The ABs, Beauden Barrett and Eliza McCartney should be Halberg Award finalists.
OPINION: NZ may never see the best of the brilliant fullback who went to Europe too soon.
OPINION: Appetite to see the ABs at Twickenham will force an RFU concession, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: If only they'd had a handbook, Wellington might not have contracted Losi Filipo.
OPINION: Please, George, it is time to stop, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: The British and Irish Lions will arrive in New Zealand next year with a coaching line-up that looks limited.
OPINION: Steve Hansen is being given unprecedented power but that's what it'll take to beat the Lions.
OPINION: This has not been an easy year to assess who the best in each jersey has been.
OPINION: Time for Kiwis to wake up to the fact this is a Lions side with talent galore, writes Mick Cleary.
If SA Rugby issued as SOS to NZ rugby coaches, which Kiwi could salvage the Springboks?
OPINION: The Wallabies looked like they were dreaming of surf and sand in the second half, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: Only Ireland can stop England snapping the All Blacks' record winning streak.
OPINION: The Lions had better win the first test next year or they are facing a 3-0 whitewash.
OPINION: Time for All Blacks fans to get behind Michael Cheika's men, and cheer them to victory over England.
Wins over Ireland (in Dublin), Italy and France were claimed by the All Blacks. But everyone remembers their loss to the Irish in Chicago.
OPINION: There's enough to think about from the November tour to keep Steve Hansen on edge this summer.
Could it be that Steve Hansen's men are not the indomitable force we had them pegged for, asks Marc Hinton.
OPINION: The north has proved it can foot it with the All Blacks. But not with Beauden Barrett.
OPINION: Blind defence of the All Blacks sends a terrible message, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: NZ's embattled rugby boss must do what he does best and keep one of our best All Blacks right where he is, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: You're not paranoid if they are out to get you, writes Phil Gifford.
Should Aaron Smith or TJ Perenara get the nod as the first-choice No 9 for the All Blacks?
OPINION: Hey Ireland, if you've beaten the best and want to be the best, start acting like the best.
OPINION: The Irish are wrong about Sam Cane and NZ is wrong about Kieran Read.
OPINION: NZ must decry high shots and stop bleating about northern conspiracies.