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: No Positives In The Kevin White Saga

The saddest aspect of the latest injury is that White won’t even really be missed.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2017

Bernstein: Bears Display What They Are (And What They’re Not)

The Bears announced their mediocrity and showcased all their limitations in a season-opening loss Sunday.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Patriots Change The Story

After the Patriots dropped Thursday’s opener, it’s time to change the narrative.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2017

The Bernstein Brief: College Football Sideline Toys Are Now A Thing

There’s a fascinating new trend that has appeared on the sidelines of college football games.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2017

Bernstein: 2017 NFL Rules New And … Improved?

The league is always working to find creative ways to confuse us with remodeled rules.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2017

Bernstein: What Was John Fox Thinking?

Fox put Mitchell Trubisky, the Bears’ future, at risk for no reason late in the game.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Cubs Have Themselves A Night

The Cubs hit some milestones in a 17-3 rout of the Pirates on Wednesday night.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2017

Ezekiel Elliott #21 of the Dallas Cowboys rushes the ball during the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on November 24, 2016 in Arlington, Texas.

Bernstein: Ezekiel Elliott Vs. NFL Could Get More Complicated

Elliott has been suspended for six games over a domestic violence allegation. How far will the effort go on his camp’s end to reduce that?

CBS Chicago–08/30/2017

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Bernstein: Josh Whitman’s Rambling Letter Highlights U Of I’s Problem

Illinois should’ve long ago parted ways with all ties to Chief Illiniwek, handled a little blowback and been done with it.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2017

Bernstein: Injuries, Injuries, Injuries — This Is Bears Football

Every day is the all-too-familiar accounting of who’s ambulatory and who’s not.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Blown-Up Bulls Still Annoying

The teardown aspect remains incomplete as long as Dwyane Wade is still here and angling for a buyout.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2017

The Bernstein Brief: This Cub Is Killing It

Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo are putting up big numbers, but plenty of Cubs have been hot.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2017

Bernstein: Why The Cavaliers-Celtics Blockbuster Trade Is So Interesting

It’s refreshing to see two organizations that were secure enough in themselves to do what they had to do to get better.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Meet Seth DeValve

By kneeling with eight black Browns teammates, DeValve answered Michael Bennett’s call to action.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2017

Bernstein: We’ve Seen Something Like Mike Glennon Before

If this Bears quarterback situation with Mike Glennon seems familiar, just harken back to 1997.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Hear What Michael Bennett Says

Protesting the national anthem is only the attention grabber. What matters is what comes next.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Bears’ Kyle Long Should Take Time To Heal Fully

Any prognosis from coach John Fox should be met with more than reasonable skepticism.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2017

Bernstein: How Did ESPN’s Fantasy Sketch That Reminded Of Slave Auction Happen?

The segment featured an NFL fantasy draft auction staged as a real-life event with a roomful of white bidders purchasing players, many of them black.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2017

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Catch A Potential Break

Marvin Bagley III reclassified to play at Duke this season, adding another major name to top of the 2018 NBA Draft.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2017

Bernstein: Ken Frazier Steps Up Again

After serving as the adult in the room amid the Penn State scandal, Frazier is denouncing white supremacy and Donald Trump’s comments regarding the weekend tragedy.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2017



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