The Highlanders are still in the dark over how many, if any, All Blacks they will have available to play the British and Irish Lions on June 13.
Former All Black coach Laurie Mains is picking a 3-0 series win to the All Blacks over the British and Irish Lions.
Key All Blacks lock Sam Whitelock has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby, the Crusaders and Canterbury Rugby through to 2020.
Warren Gatland will reveal his British and Irish Lions squad for the daunting tour of New Zealand at 11pm tonight (NZT).
The All Blacks won't meet France in a mid-week test on their end of year tour but a clash against a Top 14 team is on the cards.
All Blacks and Highlanders halfback Aaron Smith has today opened up on how the incident involving a woman in a Christchurch airport disabled toilet last year badly affected him, saying he should have taken time away from the game.
The three referees who will take charge of New Zealand's tests against the British and Irish Lions all have something in common - they've never been in charge of an All Blacks' defeat.
Loose forward Matt Todd for has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby and the Crusaders to the end of the 2018 season.
The bleating about a possible All Blacks-England encounter later this year can now stop, as the Barbarians have confirmed they will face the world champions on November 4.
A security consultant hired by the All Blacks denies a charge of public mischief after a listening device was found in the team's Sydney hotel room.
All Blacks fullback Israel Dagg is to undergo knee surgery that could keep him out of the game for up to six weeks, the Canterbury Crusaders said on Wednesday.
All Blacks and Chiefs halfback Tawera Kerr-Barlow has signed a three-year deal with French Top 14 Club La Rochelle.
Ali Williams' cocaine scandal has cost him his role on the children's charity he co-founded with All Blacks greats Richie McCaw and Dan Carter.
Former All Blacks lock Ali Williams has been charged by French police after being arrested for alleged cocaine possession.
Dan Carter is back in the country after being caught by French police drink-driving in Paris this week.
Israel Dagg has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby.
News has broken of the death of former All Black Sione Lauaki (35) who apparently suffered from kidney failure.
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is 'confident" that back-line utility Israel Dagg will reject lucrative offers from Europe and re-sign with New Zealand Rugby soon.
All Black Patrick Tuipulotu is relieved to be cleared of any wrong-doing over his positive drugs test, but left many questions unanswered when he spoke to media at Blues training.
However happy and relieved Patrick Tuipulotu may have been to be exonerated of a doping charge today, Blues coach Tana Umaga was probably celebrating harder.