A preview of how the two teams will battle out of the gates with the first-place Boston Celtics is below.
The game will kick off at 7:30pm ET and will be available on ABC, ABC News, ESPN, Fox Sports and truTV.
It will be streamed on the ABC Sports app and the ABCSports.com website.
The Kings will be looking to build on their first-round playoff exit last season, when they were eliminated by the Toronto Raptors in the first round.
The team then lost to the Detroit Pistons in the second round of the playoffs.