After earning a first-round bye, the St. Louis Swarm joins the playoff fray in the IBL tonight. The Swarm will battle the Las Vegas Silver Bandits in Las Vegas in game one of a best of three series. Las Vegas finished third in the IBL West in the regular season, but knocked off second seed New Mexico in the opening round. The Swarm was 7-5 against Las Vegas during the regular season, and won five of the last six meetings. Game two of the series will be Monday at Family Arena in St. Charles, and if Game three would be Tuesday, also in St. Charles.