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Dan Bernstein

dan bernstein2 Dan BernsteinDan Bernstein has been the co-host of “Boers and Bernstein” since 1999. He joined the station as a reporter/anchor in 1995.

Named “Best Sports Talker” by Chicago Magazine, he is 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, he 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, NC.

He is 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.

Tim Tebow . (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Here’s To The End Of Tebow Stupidity

It’s not joy, just relief.

670 The Score–08/31/2013

Brandon Marshall.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Needy Marshall Makes Himself The Story

Regardless of any possible clinical reason for Marshall’s diva turn, it does raise concerns.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2013

Roger Goodell. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL Should Settle Lawsuit, ASAP

It no longer matters which side is correct, because both sides have already lost.

670 The Score–08/25/2013

Jon Bostic and Kyle Long. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Hey Look…Bears Rookies!

Seeing the names of rookie Bears this time of year is usually not a good thing.

670 The Score–08/21/2013

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears calls the signals against the San Diego Chargers at Soldier Field on August 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The bears defeated the Chargers 33-28. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Run The Play, Jay

Don’t do this whole thing again. Not in your fourth offense in Chicago.

670 The Score–08/17/2013

The White Sox celebrate after a win.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: A Reason For White Sox Optimism

Something good is happening, and it’s visible in the hard numbers.

670 The Score–08/07/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Bernstein: BREAKING NEWS! NFL Scandal!

Stay with us as more information emerges…

670 The Score–08/03/2013

White Sox GM Rick Hahn and manager Robin Ventura.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Smarter Sox Done Fooling Fans

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn looks to have the guts needed for a gut rehab of a team grown old, stale and bad

670 The Score–07/31/2013

Marc Trestman. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Trestman A Puzzle

I have no clue what the deal is with Marc Trestman, but I’ve decided I’m going to try to enjoy it.

670 The Score–07/27/2013

Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Tips For NFL ‘Tattoo Scouts’

But we will provide these handy scouting tips to NFL franchises availing themselves of this new way of weeding out troublemakers, noting some ink that deserves special attention.

670 The Score–07/24/2013

Phil Mickelson of the United States holds the Claret Jug as he answers questions after winning the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield on July 21, 2013 in Gullane, Scotland. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Why Don’t I Root Harder For Mickelson?

After completing his sparkling final round at what would be his first victory at the Open Championship, Phil Mickelson admitted that he had a difficult time explaining how he felt about one of the best performances of his brilliant career.

670 The Score–07/21/2013

Joe Paterno. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: New Evidence Should End Paterno Crusade

The name of Joe Paterno is beyond redemption.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2013

Stephen Paea, Chris Conte and Major Wright. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bad Baseball Means Ridiculous Bears Coverage

That’s what happens when both baseball teams are in the process of being sold for scrap.

670 The Score–07/14/2013

Urban Meyer, Aaron Hernandez and Bill Belichick. (Photo Credit: Getty Images.)

Bernstein: What A Coach Could Never Say

Here is what a brutally honest, self-aware coach would really say, if he could.

670 The Score–07/10/2013

Tom Thibodeau and Gar Forman. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Behind The Bulls Conflict

Tension upstairs at the Berto Center brings back the good old days of Bulls basketball.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2013

Fans gather for a rally for the Chicago Blackhawks in Grant Park on June 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins in 6 games to win the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the second time in four seasons. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: We Need A New Celebration

Championship get-togethers are a shared delusion.

670 The Score–06/30/2013

A view of the Stanley Cup. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bernstein: This Is Why You’re A Fan

Feels pretty good, doesn’t it?

670 The Score–06/25/2013

Paula Deen. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Good Riddance To An Ugly Racist

Until yesterday, nothing associated with Paula Deen could ever be considered delicious.

670 The Score–06/22/2013

Dwyane Wade. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Wade’s Selfishness Nearly Sinks Heat

The worst possible reason to take a shot is because you think it’s about time you did.

670 The Score–06/19/2013

2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game One

Bernstein: Go Ahead, Make Fun Of “Boston Strong”

As soon as a well-meant charitable effort is twisted into a Stanley Cup rallying cry, all bets are off.

670 The Score–06/15/2013

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