Dan Bernstein Show

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Dan Bernstein brings you fun, smart and compelling Chicago sports talk with great listener interaction. Jay Zawaski is the executive producer of the show. Follow the show on Twitter @bernstein670. Find full podcast hours here.

    Blog Post
    Bulls coach Jim Boylen
    David Banks/USA Today Sports
    August 16, 2020 - 3:05 pm

     ​​​The headline of the press release had it backward. "BOYLEN RELIEVED AS BULLS HEAD COACH" it read Friday morning, breaking much-needed good news in in our generally difficult ...

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    Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer
    Charles LeClaire/USA Today Sports
    August 11, 2020 - 11:31 am

    The Cubs have played just 13 games, and the MLB trade deadline is already fast approaching. Conducting a 60-game season amid a pandemic has led to the unique circumstances of an Aug. 31 trade...

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    Javier Baez, center, is greeted by Cubs teammates in celebration after his walk-off single lifted Chicago to a win against Pittsburgh.
    Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images
    August 11, 2020 - 10:05 am

    What has impressed Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer the most about MLB as a whole on the field in 2020 has been how teams have played with their usual edge despite disjointed preparation, day-to-day...

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    LSU and Clemson square off in the national championship game in the Superdome on Jan. 13, 2020.
    Sean Gardner/Getty Images
    August 10, 2020 - 3:52 pm

    At the time I write this, it looks like we're watching major college football begin a slow-motion shutdown for 2020. The MAC has banged the season, the Big Ten has reportedly voted in favor of...

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    Nuggets general manager Arturas Karnisovas
    Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
    August 07, 2020 - 1:43 pm

    As the Bulls continue to stay mum on coach Jim Boylen's future, there's a growing belief across the organization and league that he'll be retained for the 2020-'21 season. That doesn't sit well...

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    White Sox outfielder Luis Robert
    Jason Miller/Getty Images
    August 03, 2020 - 2:14 pm

    We can read all the glowing scouting reports and watch some minor league highlights to get a taste of what's to come, but it's nothing like seeing it right in front of our eyes every day. White...

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    Cubs shortstop Javier Baez gets a curtain call in 2016
    Jon Durr/Getty Images
    July 30, 2020 - 10:19 am

    Among the scenes that Cubs outfielder Ian Happ misses the most without MLB fans in the stands during the coronavirus pandemic is the time-honored tradition of a curtain call after a big home run....

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    Cubs closer Craig Kimbrel
    Sam Greene via Imagn Content Services, LLC/USA Today Sports
    July 28, 2020 - 1:44 pm

    We can't live like this. I take no pleasure in being this guy, but I have no choice due to the combination of a condensed MLB season and enough evidence right in front of us. Craig Kimbrel can't ...

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