Strip casinos get bad news

Las Vegas has recovered amazingly from the epidemic. Even though most of the globe can't readily fly to the U.S., travellers have returned in record numbers.

Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International on the Las Vegas Strip pushed through restrictions, cancelled conferences, and other hardships to rebuild their company 

Sin City's March Madness and NFL Draft drew enormous numbers in recent months. The Raiders' sellout crowds last season drove visitors to Caesars, MGM, and other casinos.

The Raiders followed the Las Vegas Golden Knights to T-Mobile Arena on the Strip

Oakland Athletics are pursuing a Strip site, while numerous NBA-ready venues are being developed.

The NBA has been rumoured to send a franchise to Las Vegas, but there's an issue.