Ernie Palladino

Mark Teixeira

Palladino: Yankees’ AL East Title Hopes Hinge On Teixeira’s Leg

Without him, the division chase and everything involved with it will become infinitely more difficult.


Yoenis Cespedes

Palladino: Wilpons Must Open Wallet, Sign Cespedes Before It’s Too Late

It might be worth it for the Wilpons to bite hard on that wad of cash, embrace the pain and lock in a catalyst like Cespedes for the next five years.


Eli Manning sacked by Muhammad Wilkerson (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Palladino: Light Talk, Heavy Issues Water Down Jets-Giants Matchup

One can only hope Saturday night’s game reaches some representative level of excitement, if only to counteract the abject dullness this week at training camp.


CC Sabathia

Palladino: Girardi Must Send Sabathia To The Bullpen If/When He Returns

Girardi should make that decision now. It’s what is best for both the Yanks and Sabathia.


Luis Severino at Yankee Stadium on August 22, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Palladino: Yankees Will Appreciate Severino’s Poise Down The Stretch

Whether the Yankees make the playoffs or not, something good will have come out of this season. And we’re not talking about A-Rod and his semi-inspirational return from steroid jail.


Eli Manning (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Bad Timing Hurts Eli Manning’s Case For Extension

The Giants, apparently, haven’t decided that now is the time to put the seal on what should turn out to be a lucrative extension for Eli Manning. But don’t put all the blame on them.


David Wright (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Palladino: A Productive Wright Would Be Great Gift For Mets

When looking at the captain’s season, it’s not hard to see that Wright has just as good a chance of adding nothing than he has of becoming that added offensive spark all true playoff contenders need.


New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin watches the action against the Cincinnati Bengals during a preseason game at Paul Brown Stadium on August 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Palladino: Coughlin, Giants Facing Another Injury Crisis In Secondary

It’s happening again. Only one preseason game in, Giants fans must get the feeling they’re watching a Stephen King movie played on a perpetual loop.


Geno Smith (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Palladino: Punch-Out Will Cost Geno Smith His Jets Career

The last, crowning glory to the Geno-Enemkpali drama won’t happen until the end of the season, when the Jets finally unburden themselves of a QB who lacks the skills, maturity or respect to last in the NFL.


Todd Bowles

Palladino: Ugly Geno Incident A Setback To Bowles’ Disciplinary Image

Todd Bowles laid down the law Monday. But by Tuesday morning, the discipline he has tried to instill on the Jets’ practice field outside vaporized inside the locker room.


Former professional football player Frank Gifford attends the Broadway opening of 'Come Fly Away' at the Marriott Marquis on March 25, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Palladino: Frank Gifford Was Much More Than A Link To Giants’ Past

The truly great ones continue to leave us one by one, taking away one living link after another to the old days.


Hambletonian Elimination at the Meadowlands

Palladino: Hambletonian Could Present A Dilemma For Driver Yannick Gingras

The real story of Saturday’s Hambletonian at the Meadowlands Racetrack will unfold over the two elimination heats and final.


Travis d'Arnaud, Eric Campbell

Palladino: Mixed-Emotion Mets Own New York — For Now

Dealing with such diverse emotions can be a challenge, but it’s certainly doable, especially with a team that hasn’t experienced joy since ‘08.


Sheldon Richardson

Palladino: Sheldon Richardson Can’t Be Trusted, And That’s A Huge Problem For Jets

Jets management, the guys who hoped Richardson would become part of the solution to 4-12 — and not the problem going forward — now knows he simply cannot be trusted.


Tom Brady scrambles against the Jets (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Palladino: Brady’s Setback A Good Sign For Jets

Thursday’s court decision in Minnesota left Tom Brady vulnerable, just like the Pats will be if he loses his appeal. And the Jets should make it their business to take advantage of that.