This newfound stardom means that the world is going to learn a lot more about the power forward and his personal life.
Oshie fans may know that he has a fiancée, Lauren Cosgrove who is currently pregnant with the couple’s first child together. Cosgrove is not in Sochi for the Olympics, but she is cheering for her fiancé back home in the states. On the day of Oshie’s big win, she tweeted, “Whooo!” in support of his big play and added to the #oshievrussia hashtag:
They also sent tweets to each other for Valentine’s Day:
As his popularity in America begins to grow so, undoubtly, will hers. But while Cosgrove waits for Oshie to return home, and hockey fans wait for Team USA’s next matchup, Slovakia or the Czech Republic, let’s take a look at the couple’s fun sense of humor (and quirky outfits).