The Capitals visit Connor McDavid and the surging Oilers on Wednesday in Edmonton.
Trotz pointed to Eller's goal on Saturday night as the type he'd like to see more often.
Five games into the season, the Capitals' high-octane offense has struggled to get into gear.
Marcus Johansson's late goal sealed a 4-2 Washington win on the road in Florida as the Capitals win their third straight game.
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The Capitals held their Club Red 365 party on Monday night from the Natural History Museum
Some Capitals players talked about the costumes they wore to the team party last week