Coach Tyronn Lue also missed the second half of Saturday's game because of an undisclosed illness, but the Cavs -- who led 69-52 at halftime -- fended off the Bulls' late challenge to secure the win.
Buddy Hield came off the Sacramento bench to score 22 points to lead the Kings against a struggling Warriors squad without Durant and star guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson.
The Philadelphia 76ers survived a scare against the lowly Knicks in New York, rallying from a 13-point third-quarter deficit to win 118-110
The Warriors improved to 52-16 in the Western Conference, one win back from leaders Houston
Orlando Magic pulled off an upset against the playoff-chasing Milwaukee Bucks
The 29-year-old Thunder star joins Oscar Robertson (181), Magic Johnson (138) and Jason Kidd (107) as the latest member of the exclusive club of triple-double centurions
Russell Westbrook had a triple double as the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated Sacramento Kings for their 40th victory of the season
Point guard Chris Paul scored 24 points and handed out 12 assists and guard Eric Gordon added 26 points for the Rockets
Westbrook scored 21 points and added 12 rebounds and 10 assists as the Thunder improved to 6-3 since the All-Star break.
Kyle Lowry scored 30 points and DeMar DeRozan added 23 for the Eastern Conference-leading Raptors, who have already secured a playoff berth
Miami Heat, battling for playoff position in the East, earned a valuable 108-99 victory over Philadelphia
DeRozan added six assists and four rebounds in a virtuoso performance that hauled the Raptors back from the brink of what would have been an upset loss against the Pistons.
In Los Angeles, Anthony Davis exploded for 41 points as New Orleans edged the Clippers 126-121 to claim a ninth straight win
The duo combined to score Cleveland's first 20 points, and their combined 34 points in the first half helped stake the Cavs to a 54-49 halftime lead.
Houston's winning streak ties the second-longest in franchise history which was achieved two times during the Hakeem Olajuwon-era in the 1990s.