Antonio “Magician” Esfandiari is enjoying life atop the poker world. This month, he returns to the site of his greatest triumph, the World Series of Poker, but first he’ll host the Deep Stack Charity Classic in Daytona Beach, Fla. … Thunder Valley’s poker room in California has another successful Sweet 16 series. … Poker director Mike Smith leaves the Isle in Florida for Maryland Live. … Ante Up Poker Tour visits Downstream Casino Resort in Oklahoma this month. … Strategy from Jonathan Little and Joe Navarro. … Mars Callahan in On the Button.