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

Where WYNN will go next is anyone's guess

Where WYNN will go next is anyone's guess

posted on September 12, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | The picture is coming together for a number of the Strip’s biggest operators as decision-makers cease their agonizing over visions that are still developing and reach for the future. Will mistakes be made? Will there be satisfying discoveries?

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States flocking to add sportsbooks

States flocking to add sportsbooks

posted on August 29, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | Casino companies of every size have wasted no time pouncing on the opportunity dropped in their laps by the Supreme Court opening the door to legal sports betting across the country.

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Things looking up at Wynn

Things looking up at Wynn

posted on August 14, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | The shape of things to come at Wynn Resorts is suddenly apparent following developments of the last week or so as the board of directors was expanded to 11 people with about a third of them being women.

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Nevada sportsbooks, NGCB meeting to discuss changes

Nevada sportsbooks, NGCB meeting to discuss changes

posted on July 31, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | The time has come for action. That’s what I’m told. Nevada bookmakers can no longer afford the luxury of taking lots of time to consider updating their business models.

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Sports betting options expanding

Sports betting options expanding

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | The menu of sports betting options in Nevada casinos and elsewhere will continue to expand as special interests scramble to keep pace with changing times. Imagination promises to take the business to places it has never been before.

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