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

Casino companies try to deal with Wire Act

Casino companies try to deal with Wire Act

posted on February 20, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Major casino companies strain to sound like thoughtful, mild-mannered adults as they devise the strategies to deal with the Wire Act of 1961.

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States aren’t letting DOJ decision go unchallenged

States aren’t letting DOJ decision go unchallenged

posted on February 13, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Pennsylvania and New Jersey appear ready for war with Washington. It’s all about sports wagering and other forms of online gaming.

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MLB in Vegas could happen

MLB in Vegas could happen

posted on February 06, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Several sources say there is talk about building a MLB stadium on some of the nearly 100 acres occupied by the Rio. 

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Thank The Fridge for Super Bowl props

Thank The Fridge for Super Bowl props

posted on January 30, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Super Bowl proposition bets probably took root after the 1985 game when the Bears’ big tackle “Refrigerator” Perry lined up as a ball carrier and scored.

 

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Time to put the Wire Act to bed

Time to put the Wire Act to bed

posted on January 23, 2019 by

Gaming Insider | Perhaps the time has come to push the Wire Act to the junk yard.

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