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2012 Preakness Odds [Updated]: Bodemeister Remains 8-5 Favorite

Bodemeister, the Kentucky Derby runner-up who is owned by Zayat Stables of Hackensack, N.J., remains an 8-5 favorite in the betting line for Saturday’s 137th running of the Preakness Stakes, according to odds posted by Bovada. Derby champion I’ll Have Another is a 5-2 choice.

Post time for Saturday’s second leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown is 6:18 p.m. ET. Coverage on NBC Sports Network begins at 4:30 p.m.

Here are the complete odds from Bovada as of Friday morning.

Tiger Walk 33-1
Teeth of the Dog 15-1
Pretension 33-1
Zetterholm 22-1
Went The Day Well 6-1
Creative Cause 7-1
Bodemeister 8-5
Daddy Nose Best 14-1
I’ll Have Another 5-2
Optimizer 33-1
Cozzetti 33-1

In the Kentucky Derby Bodemeister led most of the race until being chased down by I’ll Have Another in the final sixteenth of a mile. Will the Preakness be a two-horse race again, or will one of the other nine horses in the field surprise? We find out Saturday.

Name that Horse: A Preakness Stakes Game Show (via sbnation)