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: Hawks Expose A Bulls Issue

Smart, disciplined defensive teams can take advantage of Rajon Rondo’s shooting struggles.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2016

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Bernstein: Manny Ramirez Deserves Credit, Too

Ramirez was an influential teacher and mentor for many of the champion Cubs’ youngsters.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: OK, What Now?

Do we really have to talk about the Bears now?

CBS Chicago–11/07/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Put The Phone Down And Watch

This is a pitch to not forget to view the Cubs championship parade with your own eyes.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: The Best Way To Win

A wild Game 7 win was fitting for the Cubs, a team that laughed in the face of history.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2016

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Bernstein: A Fan’s Longest Day

Game 7 awaits between the Cubs and Indians — this is why we do sports.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2016

This artist rendering shows how the home of the Chicago White Sox will look once signage is in place. On Tuesday, it becomes known as Guaranteed Rate Field. (Chicago White Sox)

The Bernstein Brief: Why Wouldn’t Guaranteed Rate Play Ball With White Sox?

The relationship between the White Sox and their ballpark naming sponsor is off to a rocky start.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2016

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Bernstein: Well, I Guess We’re Going To Watch The Bears

Once the cover of the Cubs’ championship chase ends, all eyes will turn to the nervous, bad Bears.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Can’t Sustain Winning Like That

It was quite the weird opening night victory for the Bulls against the Celtics.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Anthony Rizzo’s Other Contribution

In Game 2, Rizzo embodied the Cubs’ patient approach that takes a toll on pitchers.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2016

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Bernstein: Cubs Making People Forget White Sox

White Sox fans have a legitimate reason to gripe. After all, you’d think 2005 never happened.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Stop Saying This Cubs’ Run Is ‘Unbelievable’

This is exactly what the Cubs’ brass told us was going to happen, and we watched the progress, little by little.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2016

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Bernstein: Unburdened By Past, These Cubs Are Living In The Moment

The Cubs have been best served by being free of the weight of your concerns.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Cubs Will Need Relief

The Cubs’ three go-to relievers have been ordinary this postseason. They’ll matter soon enough.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Cubs’ Joe Maddon Isn’t A Fan

Words from Maddon in May 2015 have proved to be telling now.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2016

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Bernstein: Broadcaster Tells Uncomfortable Truth About NFL

What hits home in Sean McDonough’s admission that the NFL product can be bad is that it’s about the football itself.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Bulls’ Carter-Williams Needn’t Defer To Rose

If Carter-Williams wants to wear Rose’s old No. 1, he should wear No. 1.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Will Bears’ John Fox Lash Out At Critics Again?

Instead of admitting what we all see, Fox has gotten testy.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2016

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Bernstein: The Cubs Experience Must Be Leaving Joe Maddon Bewildered

In all his preparation, Maddon couldn’t have envisioned how Saturday played out.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2016

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The Bernstein Brief: Some At Notre Dame Are Tiring Of Brian Kelly

A powerful faction there is growing increasingly tired of his “arrogance and defiance.”

CBS Chicago–10/14/2016



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