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Manny Pacquiao finishes training for Chris Algieri bout in high spirits
Manny Pacquiao finishes training for Chris Algieri bout in high spirits

If a lighthearted mood is any kind of indicator, this might be a real laugher for Manny Pacquiao. At his final training session Thursday before his Sunday morning (Macao time) welterweight world title defense against New Yorker Chris Algieri, Pacquiao devoted more than 90 tough minutes to ring work and conditioning and kept things festive. He mocked the sometimes-flailing punching style of Algieri, laughed heartily at the recounting of a practical joke on his publicist, Fred Sternburg, and played out his hilarious new Foot Locker ad in which he confuses a store promotion with news that Floyd Mayweather Jr. would finally fight him. “He’s gonna fight me? He’s gonna...

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