T.J. Oshie and His Fiancee’s Popularity Still Growing

After sealing the win in a shootout against Russia the hockey star and his fiancee have gone viral.
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In the U.S., he's famous. In Russia, he's a little bit infamo infamous. Russian radio saying the name oshie is painful here in Russia. Others saying he's the devil on skates. One thing is for sure, his play on the ice is getting as much attention as hi fiance. Score! Reporter: With four flix of the wrist, he capped the game for team usa and captivated Americans. Within minuters, it seemed as if etch was chanting. All: Oshie oshie! Reporter: He got a shoutout on Twitter from president Obama himself. The hunky hockey player hails from tiny warroad, Minnesota. Population, 1770. They've produced seven olympic medal-winning hockey players. Locals can't get enough of the new favorite son. Warroad should be proud. So should the rest of the country. The American heros are wearing the camo. That's not me. Reporter: But he's one half of a golden couple. His fiance, laura, may be the only thing getting more attention than his slap shot. An instant internet sensation. Pictures of the couple in costume. Sizzling on the sea. On the beach. Oshie proposed to the recent university of Minnesota grad on their three-year anniversary, just before he left for sochi. It was pretty surreal. Reporter: 72 week pregnant, she had to watch from home but then she called him. I told him how proud I was of him. I couldn't wait to see him and get home and celebrate. And that me and baby girl were proud of him. My heart's still racing from the game. To be honest. It was incredible to watch. Reporter: I want to thank these kids. They love T.J. Oshie as much as his fiance. He was overwhelmed by the media attention. He was overwhelmed by hunger. He wanted a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. This one, T.J., is is for you. Lara? Get that man a pb & J.

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