Paul Stanley donned Bryant’s No. 24 jersey during the band’s L.A. concert.
The pop singer honored the late basketball star and his daughter, Gianna.
The Kings have been among the NHL’s worst teams ever since Swift’s banner was raised.
Enacted in 2016, the practice required artists playing at London O2 Arena to also perform at LA’s Staples Center instead of The Forum.
The venue operator’s policy bars musicians from booking London’s O2 Arena unless they also commit to playing AEG’s Staples Center in Lons Angeles.
An on-going turf war between the world’s biggest venue operators has extended across the Atlantic Ocean.
A final concert highlights a legacy of doing things on their own terms.