'Dancing With the Stars': Is Derek Hough really leaving the show?

"Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars" runner-up Derek Hough hinted at more than just a goodbye to his partner, Shawn Johnson, in the package aired before their final performance. After a tearful tribute to Shawn, the dance pro concluded his interview by saying, "To win the All-Star season would be a perfect ending." Ending to ... "Dancing With the Stars"? Sadly, all signs point to yes. In fact, Derek revealed to us on the ballroom after Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani were declared the All-Star winners, "That was a question that was asked to me: How did it feel that this was probably your last time on the dance floor?" "That question struck a chord in me," Derek shared. "I didn't realize how--I was shocked at how I reacted. I was sort of overwhelmed and could barely speak ... because of all the memories of the show, and all the people we've met and how...

'Dancing With the Stars' champs on surprise win: 'We thought we'd go home in Week 1!'

When Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani were named the champions of "Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars," no one was more surprised at the upset than the underdogs themselves. "My mind went blank for a minute," Melissa told us on the ballroom after the show. "I'll be honest: When we were standing there and it was us and Shawn [Johnson] and Derek [Hough], I assumed it was Shawn and Derek [who would win]. "When it was our name called, I just went, Oh my God, how did this just happen?" "We thought we'd go home in week one," laughed Tony. "We never thought we'd be champions or be the last ones standing," agreed Melissa. "I wish we hadn't underestimated ourselves -- but at the same time it kind of makes you more proud of what you've accomplished." Season 15's runner-ups are also bursting with pride for the winners -- especially for Tony, who just nabbed his...

'Dancing With the Stars': Last All-Stars Weigh in on the Finale

Though one dance remains before the series crowns its latest champion, the top three couples agree that they've already left it all out on the ballroom floor.

Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars Finale: Who Will Win?

Shawn Johnson has been the favorite to win Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars since the cast was announced, but is she going to run away with her second Mirrorball trophy? While 44 percent of voters picked the Olympic gold medalist for the win, her Season 8 co-star Melissa Rycroft is nipping at her heels with 37 percent, while Season 1 champ Kelly Monaco nabbed 19 percent. The three will face off in the show's first all-female finale on Monday and Tuesday with three dances: a supersized freestyle, a favorite routine from the season and an Instant Dance. But before they do, let's size them up.