2017 Kentucky Derby Race HRN Picks

The Kentucky Derby 143 edition of the Kentucky Derby could be one of the most stringent editions of the race in recent years.

By 2016, there was no doubt Nyquist would shine through the competition, but this year the 20-horse field is different. Classic Empire has the best chance of reaching Saturday at +425, but that will not stop bettors from putting their savings into the life of Always Dreaming, which is the favorite one day ago, currently at +450.

The Kentucky Derby Live never disappoints, and horse racing fans are in for a treat on Saturday at Churchill Downs. But before the race starts, here is all the information you need to know ahead of time to see the Watch Kentucky Derby 2017.

2017 Kentucky Derby Information

Post Time: Saturday, May 6th at 6:34 p.m. ET

TV: NBC

Live Streaming: Kentucky Derby 2017 Live

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Despite how good Classic Empire is when healthy, he is not a clear favorite to win on Saturday. That has nothing to do with his ability — it just goes to show how stiff some of this year’s competition is