Boyd Gaming to Report First Quarter 2008 Results and Host Conference Call and Webcast on April 29
PRNewswire-FirstCall
LAS VEGAS
(NYSE:BYD)

LAS VEGAS, April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) announced today that the Company's first quarter 2008 conference call to review the Company's results will take place on Tuesday, April 29 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern. The conference call number is 888.680.0869 and the passcode is 31668133. Please call up to 15 minutes in advance to ensure you are connected prior to the start of the call. The Company will report its results on the same day at approximately 7:00 a.m. Eastern.

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The conference call will also be available live on the Internet at http://www.boydgaming.com/ or http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?p=irol- eventDetails&c=95703&eventID=1816614 Participants may pre-register for the call at https://www.theconferencingservice.com/prereg/key.process?key=PBVDQVHRJ Pre-registrants will be issued a pin number to use when dialing into the live call, which will provide quick access to the conference by skipping the operator sequence upon connection.

Following the call's completion, a replay will be available by dialing 888.286.8010 on Tuesday, April 29, beginning two hours after the completion of the call and continuing through Tuesday, May 6. The passcode for the replay will be 33374119. The replay will also be available on the Internet at http://www.boydgaming.com/ .

About Boyd Gaming

Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading diversified owner and operator of 16 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, and Louisiana. The Company is also developing Echelon, a world-class destination resort on the Las Vegas Strip, expected to open in the third quarter 2010. Boyd Gaming press releases are available at http://www.prnewswire.com/. Additional news and information on Boyd Gaming can be found at http://www.boydgaming.com/ .

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SOURCE: Boyd Gaming Corporation

CONTACT: Financial, Josh Hirsberg, +1-702-792-7234,
joshhirsberg@boydgaming.com, or Media, Rob Stillwell, +1-702-792-7353,
robstillwell@boydgaming.com, both of Boyd Gaming Corporation

Web site: http://www.boydgaming.com/