Johnson seems to be focused on the dancing in the series, however. Read Full Story Kym Johnson and Hines Ward celebrated their Dancing with the Stars win by showing up on Good Morning America Wednesday morning, hoisting their brand new mirror ball trophy as they stepped on the set.
As of the season finale of 'Dancing with the Stars,' it's hard to tell if the rumors have any basis in reality or if they're just the hopeful whisperings of the dancing couple's many fans.
Kym Johnson is the Aussie dance pro on Dancing with the Stars, and she's quite popular with the fellas.
Wicks and Hough had competed on "Team Mambo," which also included Olympic gold medalist gymnast Shawn Johnson and partner Mark Ballas as well as Dovolani and professional dancer Lacey Schwimmer, who served as a last-minute substitute for Rycroft.
Rapper Kimberly Denise "Lil' Kim" Jones and professional partner Derek Hough had finished in first place on the overall judges' leaderboard with 56 out of 60 points after receiving 28 out of 30 points for their paso doble routine and an additional 28 out of 30 points for their team dance performance.
Though their routines didn’t earn the highest marks from the judges, their chemistry on the dance floor was undeniable.
They continued to date after they were eliminated in week eight.“We have such a great relationship,” he told
" Hough shouted after host Tom Bergeron noted that the couple's relationship had managed to survive competing on the show together.
"To all the critics that thought we weren't going to last through this: We did it," Wicks added.
"We're still on top of things, and I'm going to go back on tour and enjoy doing what I love and that's country music.
So thank you guys and thank you fans." winner Melissa Rycroft and her professional partner Tony Dovolani had finished last on Monday night's judges' leaderboard and were the other couple still in danger of elimination when Wicks and Hough's ouster was revealed, however co-host Samantha Harris had been careful to note that they were not necessarily the week's second-lowest ranked couple.
April 2011 - Present Rumors that Hines Ward and Kym Johnson had become romantically involved emerged half-way through the 12th season of 'Dancing with the Stars.' They were fueled by reports that Hines was mistakenly held by police who thought he was a passenger in a stolen car.