Dan Bernstein

dan bernstein2 Dan BernsteinDan Bernstein is the co-host of the “Bernstein and Goff Show” on 670 The Score on weekdays from 1-6 p.m., along with partner Jason Goff. Prior to the launch of that show in January 2017, Bernstein was the co-host of the “Boers and Bernstein Show” alongside Terry Boers since 1999. Bernstein joined the station as a reporter/anchor in 1995.

Named “Best Sports Talker” by Chicago Magazine, he’s the city’s only three-category winner of the Achievement in Radio Award (Best Reporter, Best Play-by-Play and Best Talk Show).

His play-by-play experience includes five years calling DePaul basketball and both radio and TV work for the Arena Football League’s Chicago Rush. He has appeared as a guest on MSNBC, CNN and other national television networks.

Before joining WSCR, Bernstein broadcast games for minor-league affiliates of the Kansas City Royals and Chicago Cubs, as well as the Raleigh Bullfrogs of the Global Basketball Association and the Rockford Lightning of the Continental Basketball Association.

Bernstein interned in the news department at WBBM-TV in Chicago and in the sports department of WTVD-TV in Raleigh/Durham, N.C.

He’s a Deerfield native and an honors graduate of Duke University, where he did four years of play-by-play for basketball and football and anchored “Duke SportsCenter” on Cable 13 TV.

He lives on the northwest side of Chicago with his wife and two children and is actively involved in fundraising for such charities as Children’s Oncology Services, The Michael Rolfe Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research, Blind Services Association and others.

Bernstein: Wow, Ryan Pace

Pace has tied his professional future to Mitchell Trubisky, whom the Bears moved up to get at No. 2 overall.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Have No Excuses

After the Celtics’ strong finish to win Game 5, it’s clear: The better team is winning now.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2017

Bernstein: Eric Thames & MLB’s Discomfort

Conflicted feelings have surfaced as Thames has had a power resurgence after years away from the big leagues.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2017

Bernstein: Cubs’ Jason Heyward Is Himself Again

The early returns are solid for the Jason Heyward batting reclamation project, as his numbers are up and he’s hitting the ball hard.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2017

Bernstein: Fred Hoiberg Is Trying Phil Jackson’s Old Trick

Hoiberg is acting out of desperation, trying to work the officials because his players can’t stop Isaiah Thomas.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2017

Bernstein: These Blackhawks Won 3 Stanley Cups

If this marks the end of an era, raise a glass to what’s now seen as disappointment for the Blackhawks.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2017

The Bernstein Brief: No Making Sense Of These Bulls

Who knows what this Bulls run means, but it’s fun, so it might as well keep going.

CBS Chicago–04/20/2017

Bernstein: Umpires With Microphones Won’t Do Much

There just isn’t much to say most of the time, other than what the video replay showed or didn’t.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Blackhawks Are Confronting History

The Blackhawks are as much a collection of memories now as anything else.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Chicago Playoffs Are Upside Down

The Blackhawks are faltering, the Bulls are rising up. Just like we thought, right?

CBS Chicago–04/17/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Predators’ Win In Game 1 Will Be Tough To Copy

Going into shutdown mode with a one-goal lead is a way to steal a game, not a series.

CBS Chicago–04/14/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Penn State’s Troubling Statement

Penn State continues to show it has deep and endemic problems in handling the child rape scandal on its campus.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Making It Hard For Smart Fans

This isn’t progress, but it will masquerade as such to perpetuate more mediocrity.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2017

Bernstein: MLB’s New ‘Catch Probability’ Stat Is Great

Finally, we have an objective measurement and inarguable evidence of the spectacular for defense on the diamond.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2017

The Bernstein Brief: NHL Makes Right Call In Odd Way

The NHL won’t take a midseason break in 2018 to allow its players to compete in the Olympics.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2017

Bernstein: Cubs’ Jon Lester, Willson Contreras Must Grow Together

Only live-game experience can provide Willson Contreras with the needed understanding of catching Jon Lester.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Final Four Talent A Sign Of The Times

It’s possible not a single player in the Final Four is drafted in the lottery.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2017

Bernstein: Bears Need To Stop Talking About ‘The Room’

Ryan Pace and the Bears love using meaningless platitudes that obfuscate from the real issues.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2017

Bernstein: Action Was No ‘Distraction’ For Malcolm Jenkins, Eagles

“Distraction” is simply a term used by NFL coaches and teams to hide from anything that upsets them.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Indiana Didn’t Pursue Steve Alford

Indiana officials had a strong opposition to Alford, due primarily to his misbehavior regarding Pierre Pierce and sexual assault cases when at Iowa.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2017


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