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    Exclamation Java checkers game?

    Ok i'm making a java application that is the checkers game. I have a class for just the peices, it will know whether a peice can move and where, what to do when clicked, if its a king piece or not, and several other things. Well my question is how do i add each piece to the board so that when you click a piece it knows it's that object and not just the square u clicked in. As of right now i have a class to build the board and that's added to the content pane. If this isn't enough description let me know and i'll post the current code.

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    Could you use something like the Rectangle contains() method to detect if the click is on the image of a piece or not?
    Do you change the cursor when it's over a piece? Same problem.

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