Boyd Gaming to Report Third Quarter 2008 Results and Host Conference Call and Webcast on October 28
PRNewswire-FirstCall
LAS VEGAS
(NYSE:BYD)

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) announced today that the Company's third quarter 2008 conference call to review the Company's results will take place on Tuesday, October 28 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern. The conference call number is 888.713.4215 and the passcode is 97547527. 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=1983995 Participants may pre-register for the call at https://www.theconferencingservice.com/prereg/key.process?key=PGD9PNM8N 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, October 28, beginning two hours after the completion of the call and continuing through Tuesday, November 4. The passcode for the replay will be 45049663. 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. 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/