Western Conference Final
Who: Los Angeles Galaxy vs. Kansas City Wizards.
When: Tonight, 8:30
Where: Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Mo.
TV: Fox Sports World.
At Stake: Berth in MLS Cup on Nov. 14 against D.C. United or New England at Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.
Records: Galaxy 12-10-10, Wizards 15-10-7.
Season Series: Wizards, 2-0-2.
First Round: Los Angeles def. Colorado in two-game, total-goals series, 2-1; Kansas City def. San Jose, 3-2.
Of Note: Both teams responded from Game 1 losses to advance. The Wizards, first-place finishers during the regular season, used a 3-0 victory at home to overcome their two-goal deficit against the defending champion Earthquakes. The Galaxy, which finished second in the West standings, earned a 2-0 home win over the Rapids last weekend.
Prediction: Wizards, 2-0.
-- Steven Goff