Phil Hevener

Gaming Today Phil Hevener

Phil Hevener has been writing about the business, politics and leading personalities of the U.S. casino industry for more than 30 years. He continues to publish his “Phil Hevener's Gaming Hotline,” a bi-weekly newsletter that for the last 14 years has followed current gaming issues and the personalities who drive them.

Email: PhilHevener@gamingtoday.com

Pondering how to deal with ‘weed’

Pondering how to deal with ‘weed’

posted on January 16, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | Where does the Nevada gaming business go from here? There’s a lot of energy and high-powered imaginations being invested in the search for answers.

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Las Vegas is forever re-inventing itself

Las Vegas is forever re-inventing itself

posted on January 02, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | What’s the best response to assumptions based on what appears to be solid evidence aimed at tourists and prospective investors?

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Is Committee looking at key issues?

Is Committee looking at key issues?

posted on December 19, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | There was something missing in the recent meeting of Gov. Brian Sandoval’s gaming advisory committee meeting to consider the possibilities for marijuana in the state’s casinos.

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Steve Wynn’s imagination still creating winners

Steve Wynn’s imagination still creating winners

posted on December 05, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | It will take Wynn Resorts about two years to complete Paradise Park – whatever the final name may be. That means it could be open and doing business about the time the Raiders begin playing games in their new $2 billion stadium. 

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Could NFL move to Vegas affect PASPA?

Could NFL move to Vegas affect PASPA?

posted on November 21, 2017 by

Gaming Insider | I wonder how this business with the Oakland Raiders moving to Las Vegas sits with nine U.S. Supreme Court justices who will hear arguments in December on New Jersey’s efforts to overturn federal law that keeps the state from offering sports betting?

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