Currently, some of the most famous hockey wives include blonde beauties who recently wed their hockey studs but were already household names to begin with.Carrie Underwood, for example, became a country music sensation well before she married Mike Fisher of the Nashville Predators.Other sexy hockey wives are quite famous as well, but not in the United States, rather in their home countries.
Same with actress Hilary Duff, who starred in several movies and TV shows before marrying Mike Comrie of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Singer, actress, television personality, and Willa Ford has seen a great deal of success outside of being simply a trophy wife to NHL great Mike Modano.
Whether these lovely ladies were famous first and hockey wives second or the other way around, each has become a double threat as a stunning, sexy woman and fortunate enough to marry a professional hockey player.
These babes might not get as much love as the hottest football wives or the hottest basketball wives, but clearly they deserve that level attention and so much more.
U of L won the Allstate Sugar Bowl in 2013, upsetting the Florida Gators.
The U of L baseball team advanced to the 20 College World Series in Omaha, where eight teams competed for the national championship.
College basketball and college football are very popular in Louisville, which prides itself on being one of the best college sports towns in America.
The city is home to the University of Louisville Cardinals, who compete in the NCAA's Division I and are a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
7 in the nation for the 2006 season, 19th in the final BCS rankings of 2005 and 10th in 2004.
After winning the Orange Bowl—the school's first Bowl Championship Series game—in January 2007, Petrino left the Cardinals to be the head coach of the Atlanta Falcons.
The U of L men's basketball team won the NCAA Division I basketball championship in 19 under head coach Denny Crum, and recently achieved the NCAA Final Four in 2005, 2012, and 2013 under head coach Rick Pitino, and winning the National Championship in 2013.