Dan 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.
Enough with the celebration of the Bears’ perceived competence, their defense and coach John Fox.
This is a first but big step toward modernizing the look of NFL games.
To prove this painfully slow rebuild is moving in the right direction, John Fox needs to direct the Bears past the Packers.
If the ranks of the Hall are going to swell, as it seems they are, it can at least be done more fairly.
Wisconsin may be 9-0, but nobody thinks it’s deserving of a top-four spot in the College Football Playoff.
The football always seems better without the Bears, for some reason.
If all parties are correct, everybody wins.
Like the Cubs, the Astros are another exceedingly well-run organization that provides little to dislike.
The more we understand about how the game hurts those who choose to participate, the harder it can become for the doctors involved to justify their roles.
Four of the homers between the Dodgers and Astros shifted win probability in a manner that’s rarely seen.
It never felt like the Bears were going to win Sunday, but it all felt far worse than it should have.
When there’s a sweeping purge of a coaching staff, citing a need for a “different voice” comes off hollow.
Fans are engaging with the NFL differently and on their own terms, in ways made possible by new technologies.
It’s clear now that Mirotic harbors more ill will than the Bulls initially expected.
Something is coming together on the Bears defense that rekindles the innate desire shared by fans of this franchise.
The Cubs were where they said they’d be. They just didn’t hang around long enough this time.
Arrieta will always be one of the faces of the Cubs’ resurgence and glory.
In the NBA, it’s always something, and here it is again like it never left.
Whether it was his intention or not, Maddon has made himself the focus of this NLCS.
Joe Maddon likes to say his bullpen is his primary concern each day. It sure has been this postseason.