Karina Smirnoff and Chad Johnson try to salvage their relationship in the season finale of "Famously Single," and based on this exclusive video clip obtained by Too Fab, things might get weird."I asked Karina out again because now that we had our talk, I feel like it's a whole new ballgame," Johnson says.A source close to the couple, however, feels the answer may be even simpler.They're just different people, the anonymous source told E! In this source's view, the couple simply outgrew the relationship, and called off the engagement before marriage made the tie binding.Smirnoff Has Stormy Relationship History Although Smirnoff was seen in Las Vegas last week wearing her ring, the couple has not commented on the breakup, and things have been cold between the couple for some months now, according to E! Before Smirnoff was introduced to Penny by Chuck Lidell, a UFC fighter and mutual friend, she had already broken off an engagement to another man: Dancing co-star Maksim Chmerkovskiy.The pair had been hot and heavy for months when Maksim proposed to Karina in 2008, but only nine months later the pair had split up.This memorable evening will feature Karina along with an African-inspired dynamic dance show, and singer Trenyce Cobbins from the West Ends Thriller Live.It will support the African Wildlife Foundation, an organization focused on wildlife protection, land and habitat conservation, community empowerment, and economic development.
after they reconnected at a holiday party in December.Another reason could be that Smirnoff's most intence and affectionate relationships in the past have been based in the reality competition show, and in her passion for dancing.Seeing and training with Mario Lopez undoubtebly added spark to their relationship, and Smrinoff and Maksim Chmerkovskiy could both grow and love through their dancing, a career and a passion both could share."My goal here is to prove that I'm not like these guys that she used to date." The dinner seems to be off to a better start than their previous date a few weeks ago when Smirnoff blasted Johnson for being "self absorbed." This time around, they're laughing and playing with their food. When Smirnoff hands him two chips and asks him to pose like Mickey Mouse for a picture, he says, "You make me do so many stupid things, you do something dumb." Then the date takes an uncomfortable turn. " "I think when it comes to love and relationships, I want someone who wants me, like isn't looking for the next person," Johnson said. Karina Smirnoff also dated DWTS partner Mario Lopez back in 2006.Smirnoff and Lopez were together for almost two years, and remain friends. If the rumors are to be believed, and a marriage between Karina Smirnoff and Brad Penny is no longer on the table, fans of Dancing with the Stars and of the MLB Tiger pitcher are both left wondering: what happened?Sign up and for 90 days, you will receive exclusive video content from Karina.She will personally take you step-by-step through the workout of the day, offering form tips, modifications for special populations, and...Less than a month later, however, her relationship with Brad Penny seems to have come to end, with E!Online, MSN and multiple other sources reporting that Smirnoff and Penny have called it quits.