Rochester, NY's source for all things Platform Tennis! But first...Do I play Platform Tennis? There is a LOT of confusion about paddle sports. Read this to know what you play! Platform Tennis Paddles are used for multiple paddle sports where the court, ball and rules vary but the paddle itself remains the same. Lastly, many people who play Platform Tennis simply refer to it as "Paddle" or "Paddle Tennis", adding to the confusion because there is another game called "Paddle Tennis". Whew! See what we mean?