Throwing helmet at Gordon costs $15K, 25 points

9/25/2007 - NASCAR

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Tony Raines was fined $15,000 and docked
25 Busch Series points on Tuesday for throwing his helmet at
Robby Gordon.

Raines was angry at Gordon after Gordon knocked him out of
Saturday's race at Dover International Raceway, and he waited on
the track for Gordon to pass by under caution. He then hurled his
helmet at Gordon.

NASCAR penalized Raines for entering the race track surface
without authorization and throwing his helmet at a competitor's
car. In addition, car owner DeLana Harvick was docked 25 owner