Jan Hejda (upper body) took part in Wednesday's practice.
Nathan MacKinnon is slated to play between Ryan O'Reilly and P.A. Parenteau in Game 1 against Minnesota on Thursday night.
The Colorado Avalanche won a division title this season and are set for a playoff run despite having the third lowest payroll in the NHL during 2013-14.
Matt Duchene (knee) will miss the Avalanche's first two playoff games at a minimum.
John Mitchell (concussion) might be able to return before the end of the first round.
Jan Hejda (upper body) didn't participate in Tuesday's practice.
Cody McLeod (ankle) is expected to be back in the lineup for Game 1 of Colorado's first-round series against Minnesota.
John Mitchell has been diagnosed with a concussion.
Tyson Barrie (upper body) is projected to be fine to play in Game 1 against Minnesota on Thursday night.
Jan Hejda suffered an upper-body injury in Sunday's regular season finale.
Colorado goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a strong game in what likely was his final NHL regular-season appearance.
Brad Malone netted his third goal of the season during the Avalanche's 3-2 overtime loss to the Ducks in Anaheim Sunday night.
The Colorado Avalanche have promoted Stefan Elliott.
John Mitchell did not play Friday night against the Sharks.
Semyon Varlamov will start in goal Sunday against Anaheim.