Reto Berra is viewed as Colorado's probable starter for Tuesday's game against the Florida Panthers.
Jesse Winchester (concussion) was on the ice for practice Monday.
Semyon Varlamov (groin) will be back in Colorado's crease on Friday against Vancouver.
Matt Duchene took full-responsibility for Colorado's 3-2 loss in Montreal on Saturday night.
After battling severe migraines since April, John Mitchell has played well for Colorado in his first two games of the season.
Jesse Winchester has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Matt Duchene tipped-in a goal for the Avs, but it wasn’t enough in their 3-2 loss to the Canadiens on Saturday night.
Calvin Pickard was more than adequate in his first NHL start, though he ended up the loser after the Avalanche lost 3-2 to the Canadiens on Saturday night.
Semyon Varlamov (groin) is likely to return to practice Monday and could play against the Canucks on Friday, according to Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports.
Despite skating on Colorado's third line, look for Daniel Briere to play well against his former team, the Canadiens, Saturday night.
The Avalanche have shuffled their forward lines for Saturday night's contest against Montreal.
Brad Stuart may have a nagging injury that may keep him out of the Avalanche lineup Saturday against the Canadiens.
Reto Berra is working out on the ice with trainers Saturday morning.
Calvin Pickard will start in goal Saturday night against Montreal.
Reto Berra (neck) is questionable for Saturday.