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Live Gamethread: Sporting Kansas City vs Houston Dynamo

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Once more, it all comes down to a single match. Tonight, the Houston Dynamo are away to Sporting Kansas City in the second leg of the Eastern Conference finals. Win, and you play for the MLS Cup. Lose, and leave empty handed. Can the Dynamo prevail?

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THE BASICS:

Houston Dynamo at Sporting Kansas City (DT preview)
Saturday, November 23, 6:30 p.m. CT
Sporting Park

BROADCAST INFORMATION:

NBC Sports Network - 6:30 p.m. CHANNEL LISTINGS
Yahoo Sports Radio 1560 - 6:30 p.m. (6:00 p.m. pregame)
Balia 101.7 FM - 6:30 p.m. (6:00 p.m. pregame)

REFEREES:

REFEREE: Baldomero Toledo; AR1 (bench): Kermit Quisenberry; AR2 (opposite): Frank Anderson; 4th: Edvin Jurisevic

INJURY REPORT:

HOUSTON DYNAMO -- OUT: Jermaine Taylor – Left foot fracture; QUESTIONABLE: Will Bruin – Left foot sprain; Ricardo Clark – Left knee sprain

SPORTING KANSAS CITY -- Lawrence Olum – Fractured fibula; Peterson Joseph &ndash Illness; Josh Gardner – Left ankle sprain

HEAD-TO-HEAD:

  • HOU 6 wins, 22 goals … KC 4 wins, 19 goals … Ties 8
  • 2013 HEAD-TO-HEAD: HOU 0 wins, 1 GF … KC 1 win, 2 GF … Ties 2
  • AT SPORTING PARK: 5/26: KC 1, HOU 1 (Kamara 68 -- Davis 46+)
  • MLS CUP PLAYOFFS: HOU 3 wins, 6 GF … KC 1 win, 1 GF … 1 tie
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It's all riding on what happens tonight. The weather may be cold in Kansas City tonight, but this rivalry is red-hot. They were level after the first leg, so whoever wins tonight gets to play one more match for all the marbles. Join us here at Dynamo Theory while we cheer on the men in orange in their quest for another berth in the MLS Cup final.