OPINION: The number of head injuries is likely to be hugely under-reported, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: Don't call 'em chokers, but it's been a while since the Crusaders lifted the trophy, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Despite that red card SBW's underlying form was improving, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: Jordie Barrett has the chance to cement his place as Super Rugby player of the year, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Giving a well-rested Ben Smith even more time off might seem odd, but it's a big win in a vast war.
OPINION: The Crusaders hopes of winning the Super Rugby title could rely on one thing. Beating the Hurricanes in Wellington.
OPINION: The All Blacks might have passed high noon as Lions show the way, writes Peter FitzSimons.
OPINION: These players could make the difference at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, writes Paul Cully.
God forbid the Lions concept is ever shelved, its at the core of what many love about sport, says Kevin Norquay.
OPINION: The All Blacks do the digging as the Lions get out of jail.
OPINION: Lions warned they had "poked the bear" by beating the All Blacks. Then they almost did it again. The Aussies might sleep easier.
OPINION: This was brilliant and so brutal, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: A thing of beauty on the sideline, the Barrett boys bring basketball to rugby.
OPINION: Kieran Read surely won't have forgotten lessons from the 2011 RWC final.
OPINION: I'm OK if the ABs lose. I'd prefer them not to. And I don't think they will.
OPINION: The exaggerated acting by players is making life impossible for referees, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: All Blacks keep saying they're excited, but the country is very nervy.
OPINION: Wasn't the test supposed to be a home game for the All Blacks?
OPINION: No one does siege mentality like the All Blacks, and the wagons are circled, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Lions series must not be decided on an absurd referee technicality, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: Forget the pecking order, Steve Hansen needs to pick the right midfield for the occasion.
OPINION: Fans of the Lions bellowed their team to a comeback, but All Blacks fans did the opposite.
OPINION: Fuggedabout disgraced Mike Tindall and dwarf-tossing, Lions tourist Alan Dymock is about to paint Queenstown red ...
OPINION: It was the tackle of a man who still hasn't fully got the "leaguie" out of his system, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: When these coaches talk tactics, it's like The Princess Bride. Where's the poison hidden?
Mark Reason, Hamish Bidwell and Mark Geenty assess all the angles ahead of the second All Blacks-Lions test in Wellington.
OPINION: War is over, get the beers in as Steven Hansen and Warren Gatland are mates, right?
OPINION: Bizarre selections for second test contradict coach's entire career, writes Mark Reason.
OPINION: It takes a big man to admit his mistake as the Lions coach has done over the 'Geography Six'.
OPINION: The Lions are out on their feet but are too proud to seek excuses, writes Paul Cully.