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2021 Preakness Stakes odds, contenders, picks: Legendary expert releases surprising predictions

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Cover picture for the articleHorse racing is a year-round sport, but betting interest spikes during Triple Crown. After the pandemic shuffled last year's schedule, the 2021 Preakness Stakes is back in its traditional spot this year, with 10 horses preparing for a 6:50 p.m. ET post time on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. The 2021 Preakness Stakes horses can be divided between favorites and long shots. Four 2021 Preakness Stakes contenders are listed at 10-1 or shorter in the latest 2021 Preakness Stakes odds, including Medina Spirit, who's going off as the 9-5 favorite despite a failed drug test following his Kentucky Derby win.