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.

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The Bernstein Brief: Paging Anthony Rizzo

In a mini-slump, Rizzo is needed for the Cubs to help extinguish the Giants.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2016

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Bernstein: Bears Just Good Enough To Lose

The Bears only succeed in sustaining the possibility of possibilities until the clock runs out yet again.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: A Reminder About Playoff Baseball

It’s a limited sample in which bad players can be good and good players can be bad.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Bears’ 1st-Round Drafting Is Ugly

Chicago has struggled just to get its first-round picks on the field in the past decade.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2016

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Bernstein: No Explaining Buck Showalter’s Mistake

Not using Zach Britton was a distilled example of senseless, frustrating old-school thinking exposed on the national stage.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Manager Isn’t What Really Matters For White Sox

The future is in the hands of the scouts and data analysts at every level.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2016

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Bernstein: Competent-Enough Bears Finally Get One

Jordan Howard showed promise, and both Bears coordinators had quality game plans.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Notre Dame Officials Watching Brian Kelly

Kelly should know that his stated intent to act out more on the sideline has raised eyebrows among those above him.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Jimmy Butler Comment A Window Into Bulls’ Issues

Will we see free-flowing team play or stagnated turn-taking?

CBS Chicago–09/29/2016

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Bernstein: Criminal Probe Must Change Derrick Rose Conversation

The Knicks and Bulls have been tone deaf regarding the gang rape accusations against Rose.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Spurs’ Gregg Popovich Gets It Right

Popovich eloquently expressed support for athletes who are protesting the national anthem.

CBS Chicago–09/27/2016

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Bernstein: Bears Are Wasting Our Time

What’s better than watching the Bears? Pretty much everything.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Texans’ Loss Can Make Bears Fans Feel Even Worse

Leave it to the Bears to find new and interesting ways to make you think less of them.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Trust In Bears’ John Fox Is Now Questionable

Fox has accrued great power at Halas Hall, and his team is as ugly as ever.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2016

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Bernstein: Penn State In Open Civil War Over Joe Paterno

A group of Penn State professors has pledged support for students who condemned last weekend’s tribute to Paterno.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2016

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Bernstein: Lame Bears Exposed As Pretenders

John Fox now has sufficiently under-promised and commensurately delivered.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2016

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Bernstein: Former Prosecutor Eviscerates Penn State Over Joe Paterno Tribute

Penn State continues to cruel re-victimization of those whose lives were ruined.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Cubs Are Going To Party, And That’s Fine

The Cubs know they can celebrate the present and keep the true goal in mind every step of the way.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2016

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Bernstein: We’re Letting Art Briles Get Away With It

Briles will ooze his way back to a place of outsized power at a college, where women will be in greater danger the moment he arrives.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Defensive Sequence Is Just What Cubs Do

The Cubs’ defense is routinely astonishing this season.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2016



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