For the first six or seventh months of their marriage, the couple spent weeks apart from each other as their careers demanded they travel in different directions. I don't bat an eye."In February 2011, Fisher was drafted by the Nashville Predators, a change that coincided with his move to Music City to be with his new wife. "I was praying a few days before about [moving teams]," Fisher said.Underwood needed to be based in Nashville, and Fisher was still playing with the Ottawa Senators, the team he'd been drafted by 13 years earlier."We're both independent people, so we can't have somebody around 24 hours a day, seven days a week," Underwood told in 2012."I don't have to worry about Mike," she continued. "I was just so frustrated and said 'God, if you have me go somewhere take care of it, look after it,' and he sure did that.
In her cover story for Cosmopolitan magazine, the country superstar opened up about her five-year marriage to hockey player Mike Fisher.
Despite a summer full of celebrity heartbreak, Carrie's marriage to her husband couldn't be stronger.
Asked about any concerns she has about welcoming her first child, Carrie added: “Just being responsible for a tiny human.” The star announced she was expecting just last month, and recently admitted she’s coped better than she thought she would carrying her baby.
“I feel really good,” she said during the interview on CMT Hot 20 Countdown earlier this month.
Demanding careers and a physical distance of 1,070 miles kept them apart, but they talked on the phone regularly.