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.

The Bernstein Brief: NCAA Makes Coach’s Wacky Wife A Story

Lynn Marshall, wife of Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall, was creating a scene during the game Sunday.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Two Smart Schools Make For One Dumb Finish

Exciting and dumb aren’t mutually exclusive, as Northwestern and Vanderbilt showed.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2017

Bernstein: Penn State Guilty Pleas A Small Step Toward Sanity

It matters that two of the three school administrators charged with crimes in the scandal have now — finally — admitted guilt.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Bears Signings Just Not Resonating

Remember when the Bears adding a new starting quarterback used to be a big deal?

CBS Chicago–03/14/2017

Bernstein: Illinois Misses On Top Candidate

Athletic director Josh Whitman is in uncharted territory.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Moribund Bulls Better Off Losing

Keeping up any kind of reputation matters less than ever under a new collective bargaining agreement. So just bottom out.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2017

Bernstein: Does Anybody Trust The Bears To Get This Right?

The ideal scenario at quarterback is difficult to envision with Mike Glennon about to enter the mix.


Bernstein: Exclusive NFL Draft Scouting Reports You Have To See

Where will Giant Bowl of Guacamole and Rodeo Bull go in the draft?

CBS Chicago–03/08/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Mike Glennon To The Bears? Meh

Signing Glennon is like ordering an egg-salad sandwich anywhere but your mother’s kitchen table.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2017

Bernstein: Is The NFL Getting More Fun?

The league appears on the verge of relaxing its excessive celebration rules.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2017

The Bernstein Brief: NFL Draft Craziness Just Starting

As the combine opens, remember that undrafted players end up making up about 25 percent of an NFL roster.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Baylor Coach Kim Mulkey’s Apology Misses The Mark

Mulkey is looking to protect the school’s brand amid a rape scandal.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2017

Bernstein: Sammy Sosa Story Illustrates How Far Cubs Have Come

The Cubs have reacted to Sosa’s recent comments by choosing to ignore him, as they should.

CBS Chicago–02/23/2017

Bernstein: Tinkering Around Edges Won’t Solve Baseball’s Pace ‘Problem’

Will Rob Manfred’s mission to turn baseball against its nature result in something unrecognizable?

CBS Chicago–02/22/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Northwestern Must Prove Its Mettle

The Wildcats are a fun blend of novelty and probability — that can’t afford to trip up down the stretch.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Blackhawks Ahead Of Curve On Inclusivity

The Blackhawks are hosting a “Hockey is for Everyone” event Saturday night.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2017

Bernstein: Mike Matheny, LeSean McCoy Afraid Of Numbers

Those who don’t understand the value of advanced metrics are dinosaurs in today’s day and age.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Adam Silve Is Watching James Dolan

It’s clear the Charles Oakley incident is just the latest symptom of what ails the Knicks — Dolan.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2017

Bernstein: Cubs Spring Training Just More Uncharted Waters

The entire Cubs ecology has been irreparably altered after a World Series title.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Good For Jordan Spieth

Adult autograph seekers are some of the worst of the worst sports fans.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2017



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