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In a new interview, Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank explained the comments he made that ignited a firestorm earlier this year after they were widely seen as praising President Donald Trump.

“It was unfortunate that my words got characterized in a way that were meant to be divisive in some way, shape, or form,” Plank told Willie Geist on NBC’s Sunday Today Show.

Plank stopped short of apologizing for or rescinding the comments he made on CNBC’s “Fast Money Halftime…