Alfonso has been covering President Obama's activities related to basketball. He has provided on-site coverage of Obama's attendance at basketball games (NBA, NCAA and Team USA) as well as of White House receptions honoring NBA Champions (since 2010, Lakers, Mavericks, Heat, Spurs and Warriors). His contributing articles have been published in the website of the Spanish Basketball Federation and MARCA newspaper.
During the LA Lakers' visit to the White House in 2010, Alfonso arranged a photo opportunity of Pau Gasol exhibiting Spain's national team jersey. The footage was featured in NBA TV ("NBA Access with Ahmad Rashad", minute 2:28) and TVE (minute 0:45).