CBS Chicago senior columnist & co-host of “Bernstein and Goff.”
Dan Bernstein has been the afternoon co-host on Chicago’s 670 The Score 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.
With Adam Silver’s warning to the Bulls, the NBA now seems to be monitoring how tanking teams deploy players and manage rosters.
A better solution to the Dez Bryant ‘catch’ problem and others will only lead to new and different questions.
Baseball is increasingly a younger man’s game, and teams would rather pay less for potential than pay more for a proven track record.
Fewer people are attending college football games, and the drop stretches across conferences, indicating larger-scale issues.
Over 100 MLB players remain unsigned, as baseball’s spring training draws near, and baseball agents are starting to speak up.
Leave it to the Patriots to try and drain all the fun out of the secular American holiday that is the Super Bowl.
Michigan State, in its handling of the USA Gymnastics scandal, stemming from the Larry Nassar molestation charges, is making every mistake.
Sixers guard Markelle Fultz’s broken shot is strange for basketball, but this sort of phenomenon has precedent in baseball and golf.
LaVar Ball has been a thorn in the side of Lakers coach Luke Walton, and recently two of Walton’s contemporaries came to his defense.
Andy Dalton helped the Bengals beat the Ravens and propel the Bills into the playoffs. So Bills fans are donating to Dalton’s foundation.