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Point Guard Vision – Vol. 22 – Plan B!

By |October 25th, 2016|Big Ten Network, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership, Youth|

I've covered this topic before yet I think it's important to revisit it now that basketball season is about to get underway.  I share an interesting statistic that shows why a good Plan B is imperative! https://youtu.be/4MmcwMQaGiI

Point Guard Vision – Vol. 21 – Hard Work vs. Talent

By |August 12th, 2016|Big Ten Network, Character, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Personal, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership, Videos, Youth|

I discuss the difference between hard work and talent and why we may want to consider removing the word talent from our vocabulary.  If you agree or disagree please let me know.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RrZRxpBoNEo

Point Guard Vision – Vol. 19 – Toughness

By |July 14th, 2016|Big Ten Network, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership|

I discuss what true Toughness is and what it's not.  I speak about Jay Bilas' book on the topic.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paR-FXK-ENM

Point Guard Vision – Vol. 18 – Are You Realistic About Your Game?

By |May 17th, 2016|Big Ten Network, Character, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership, Youth|

I discuss whether or not players and parents are realistic about their playing ability.  Universities recruit all over the world now.  If you can play they will find you! Brand new Six (6) week leadership development online course now available to those players serious about developing into leaders on and off the court!  Email me [...]

Point Guard Vision – Vol. 15 – March Madness Special

By |March 15th, 2016|Big Ten Network, Character, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership|

Stephen Bardo gives specific areas to research when filling out your brackets!  Take a look and good luck everyone! https://youtu.be/Q0LnuvwCKW4

Point Guard Vision – Vol. 15 – How Do You Handle Losing Starting Position?

By |March 1st, 2016|Big Ten Network, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership|

Stephen discusses the emotions and reactions involved with losing a starting position. Bardo shares from his own professional career why this could be a great learning experience.   https://youtu.be/UAOhl2zK7R0

Point Guard Vision – Volume 13 – Play 1-on-1 After Practice

By |February 11th, 2016|Big Ten Network, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership, Youth|

Stephen Bardo shares why it's important to play 1-on-1 with teammates after practice.  Builds your individual skills and becomes contagious to your whole team! https://youtu.be/pd3BLoEs4mk

Point Guard Vision Volume 11 – Know Your Teammates Positions As Well As You Know Your Own!

By |January 14th, 2016|Big Ten Network, College Basketball, Flyin' Illini, Fox 1 Sports, NBA, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, sports leadership, Videos, Youth|

Do you know where your teammates are supposed to be on the floor? I discuss how knowing your teammates responsibilities as well as your own can take your game to the next level. I use a good example of covering Draymond Green in this one! https://youtu.be/izlcxxDrrD0

Point Guard Vision Vol. 10 – Do You Study The Game?

By |January 7th, 2016|Character, College Basketball, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, Youth|

I cover college basketball for a living and I see a lot of players struggle decision-making, time and situation strategy.  If you want to improve quicker, players, study the game!  Make sure you sign up for the newsletter so you can view these as soon as they are posted.  Thanks hoopers!!!   https://youtu.be/uJSCoJuYxD0

Point Guard Vision – Volume 9 – Everything Takes Time To Develop

By |December 28th, 2015|College Basketball, Point Guard Vision, Speaking, Videos, Youth|

Stephen Bardo breaks down how student-athletes can learn to be more patient in the pursuit of their vision. Bardo shares his own personal experiences in moving from one level of the game (high school) to another (college, pro). Go to stephenbardo.com and sign up for the newsletter and receive a link to a special 3-part [...]