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New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson was seen to be dozing off on the bench close to the end of regulation in their game against the Detroit Pistons.

The video below appears to show Williamson closing his eyes in a three-point game with under two minutes left.

Fortunately for the Pelicans, Williamson won’t be dozing off in the near future, as he could make his season debut on Jan. 16 against the Utah Jazz.

The NBA on TNT had some fun with Zion sleeping: