Time: 1 p.m.
On the air: TV: FS West; Radio: 1150.
Where: Staples Center.
Records: Kings 12-12-4, Wild 15-11-1.
Record vs. Wild (2007-08): 1-2-1.
Update: The Wild got off to a 6-1-1 start this season but has meandered since, going 9-10. That includes a season-high three-game losing streak after a 3-1 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday. The Wild has scored only two goals in the last three games. Erik Ersberg is expected to start in goal for the Kings. Dustin Brown's hat trick in a 6-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday ended an eight-game goal-less streak.