A scan of their twitter pages reveals that the blonde gymnast has tweeted to Lysacek no less than seven times since the Vancouver Olympics began -- while the figure skater has mentioned her just once.
In October 2011, Liukin announced that she was returning to gymnastics with the hopes of making a second Olympic team.
She represented the United States at three World Championships and one Olympic Games.
In 1994, Valeri Liukin teamed up with another former Soviet champion athlete, Yevgeny Marchenko, to open the World Olympic Gymnastics Academy (WOGA) in Plano, Texas.
She graduated from Spring Creek Academy, located in Plano, Texas, in the spring of 2007.
The Matt Lombardi dating who is dating Liukin did play hockey once, when he was at Boston College.
He actually did go pro in 2010, playing with the NJ Devils and the Penguin’s Minor League Affiliates.
The pair met in October 2008 while performing in the NBC "Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular" in Rapid City, South Dakota, which is totally a real thing.
Back then he was still dating 2004 ice dancing silver medalist Tanith Belbin and Nastia had just won her hardware at the Beijing Games.
"We've gotten to know each other really well and [are] able to connect because there's nothing like the Olympics," Nastia said.
"We both know what it takes to try for the ultimate dream of being an Olympic champion." 7 Love Lessons From Winter Olympian. Last week she was in Vancouver to watch Evan become the first American man since Brian Boitano in 1988 to win figure skating gold.
" Lycasek, 24, tells Us that he first met Liukin "a couple years ago doing a skating and gymnastics show for NBC...