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Centre of attention - Cavs makes Kevin Love change

Kevin Love will shift from power forward to center and offseason acquisition Jae Crowder will start at power forward. Lue did not know if James would practice today or play Friday when the Cavs host Indiana. The Hawks (1-1) got 18 points from point guard Dennis Schroeder, 15 points and eight rebounds from small forward Taurean Prince and 13 points from center Dewayne Dedmon.


England lucky to have Kane, says Hart

England lucky to have Kane, says Hart

Hart felt Kane's secret was his simplicity in front of goal.The striker has made steady progress over the past two seasons for his club, scoring 25 and 29 goals to pick up the golden boot twice in succession. Paper Round's view: We'll assume this "battle" follows a period of quiet self-reflection by Barkley, who's concluded perhaps a salary of £150k per week (his rumoured self-valuation back in the summer months) was a little steep, after all.


England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

England star Harry Kane: 'Being captain will not change how I play'

Kane seemed at ease on Wednesday as he sat alongside Southgate at Tottenham Hotspur's training ground as England finalised preparations for Slovenia . Real Madrid were originally willing to offer €125 million for Kane's services, but as Eduarda Inda noted in Spanish TV program, El Chiringuito , "Real Madrid are asking for Harry Kane for next season, but you know the price and they are 200 million euros", Tottenham's valuation of their striker was much higher.


Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay confirm 2030 World Cup bid

Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay confirm 2030 World Cup bid

Star man Messi has been in scintillating form for Barcelona so far this season, scoring 14 goals in just 11 matches, and he will be hoping to carry that form into these crunch qualifiers, or face the prospect of missing out next summer. The earlier qualifier between the same countries in Rabat led to a $3,000 (Sh300,000) fine for Morocco over whistling while the Malian national anthem was being played.


Voices: Just why do you stand for the national anthem?

Voices: Just why do you stand for the national anthem?

When former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kapernick explained to the media the reasoning behind why he began to take a knee during the national anthem , he said he was doing that because of the oppression towards people of color and ongoing issues with police brutality.


Bayern to announce Heynckes as shock Ancelotti replacement

Bayern to announce Heynckes as shock Ancelotti replacement

The German worldwide left Bayern Munich and sealed a switch to the Bernabeu for a reported fee of £20m, just weeks after winning the World Cup in Brazil. On Wednesday, Bayern president Uli Hoeness revealed a permanent successor to Ancelotti had been chosen, and that he got the seal of approval from former manager Guardiola .