The Crusaders want to ensure they are respectful and allow people to grieve amid talk of the Super Rugby champions changing their name.
Wales took on all comers in the Six Nations and Warren Gatland says they can go far in Japan.
An application for a New York team was presented to the Rugby Football League at a recent board meeting.
Parramatta Eels will undergo a review in June, when Brad Arthur's future will be among the topics of discussion.
Harlequins will be looking for the man nicknamed 'The Door Opener', Martin Landajo, to unlock Premiership defences.
Shaun Edwards' future is up in the air, with Wigan Warriors in the dark over whether he still intends to take over as head coach.
The six-man shortlist for the Six Nations' Player of the Championship award features four Wales players and two from England.
The Top 14's leading two both won on Sunday, but it was Toulouse's bonus-point success that grabbed the attention.
Salford Red Devils produced a gutsy fightback from 18-4 down but ultimately came up short in a Super League defeat to Castleford Tigers.
Tom Johnstone has suffered his second anterior cruciate ligament injury in two years, this time to his left knee.
Cardiff Blues coach John Mulvihill is confident Grand Slam winner Gareth Anscombe will sign a new contract with the region.
Leicester Tigers had no response after Northampton Saints raced clear in the first half of Friday's Premiership grudge match.
Cardiff Blues used Wales Grand Slam heroes Gareth Anscombe and Josh Navidi from the start in their demolition of the Scarlets.
Yuji Watase, the Sunwolves CEO, has criticised SANZAAR's decision to axe the Japanese side from Super Rugby.
Parramatta Eels and Wests Tigers both ran in six tries apiece in respective wins over Canterbury Bulldogs and New Zealand Warriors.
London-based Shaun Edwards admits a role with England would have its perks after it emerged he has not officially taken the Wigan job.