PREAKNESS 2017: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW - The middle jewel of horse racing's Triple Crown is here.
Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming will look to take another stride toward history Saturday at the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md.
Here's everything you need to know for Saturday's race.
POST TIME: 6:45 p.m. ET
HOW TO WATCH
Pre-race coverage: NBC Sports Network, 2:30-5 p.m. ET
142nd Preakness Stakes: NBC, 5-7:30 p.m. ET
According to the Associated Press, Support has softened for Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming in early wagering for the Preakness.
After opening as the 1-5 favorite on Friday, the colt's odds have drifted up to 3-2, which translates into roughly a $5 win payoff for each $2 wager.
Classic Empire, who was fourth in the Kentucky Derby, is giving the favorite a run for his money as the 2-1 second choice.
Lookin At Lee, the fast-closing runner-up in the Derby, is third choice at 8-1.
Conquest Mo Money, expected to vie with Always Dreaming on the early lead, is fourth choice at 9-1.
The other six horses are all at double-digit odds.
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