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Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): May 20, 2022





Boyd Gaming Corporation

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)




Nevada   001-12882   88-0242733

(State or Other Jurisdiction

of Incorporation)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification Number)

6465 South Rainbow Boulevard

Las Vegas, Nevada 89118

(Address of Principal Executive Offices, Including Zip Code)

(702) 792-7200

(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Exchange Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common stock, $0.01 par value   BYD   New York Stock Exchange

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Item 8.01.

Other Events.

On May 20, 2022, Boyd Gaming Corporation (the “Company”) issued a notice of full redemption (the “Notice of Redemption”) pursuant to the indenture, dated as of May 21, 2020 (the “Indenture”), among the Company, the guarantors named therein and Wilmington Trust, National Association, as trustee (the “Trustee”), governing its 8.625% Senior Notes due 2025 (CUSIP No.144A: 103304 BS9; Regulation S: U1022E AE8) (the “Notes”).

Pursuant to the Notice of Redemption, the Company gave holders of the Notes notice that it intends to redeem all of the $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of Notes outstanding on June 1, 2022 (the “Redemption Date”) using a combination of cash on hand and borrowings under its revolving credit facility at a redemption price equal to 104.313% of the principal amount thereof, plus accrued and unpaid interest and additional interest, if any, to, but not including, the Redemption Date.

The redemption is being made solely pursuant to the Company’s Notice of Redemption, which will be delivered to the registered holders of the Notes by the Trustee. This Current Report on Form 8-K should not be construed as a notice of redemption for any of the outstanding Notes.

Forward-Looking Statements

This Current Report on Form 8-K contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements include, without limitation, statements regarding our expectations, hopes or intentions regarding the future. These forward looking statements can often be identified by their use of words such as “will”, “predict”, “continue”, “forecast”, “expect”, “believe”, “anticipate”, “outlook”, “could”, “target”, “project”, “intend”, “plan”, “seek”, “estimate”, “should”, “may” and “assume”, as well as variations of such words and similar expressions referring to the future, and may include (without limitation) statements regarding the terms and conditions and timing of the Notes redemption. Forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially from those discussed in each such statement. Factors that could cause actual results to differ include (without limitation) the possibility that the Notes redemption will not be consummated at the expected time, on the expected terms, or at all; and the Company’s financial performance. Additional factors are discussed under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021 and in the Company’s other current and periodic reports filed from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission. All forward-looking statements in this document are made based on information available to the Company as of the date hereof, and the Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Date: May 20, 2022


Boyd Gaming Corporation




/s/ Lori M. Nelson


Lori M. Nelson


Senior Vice President Financial Operations and Reporting and Interim Chief Accounting Officer