Following Saturday's 88-82 capitulation at Derby Storm and the astonishing 79-78 home defeat against the bottom club Watford Royals, only four points separate the top five clubs and Towers have played up to three more games than their rivals.
Lynch said: "Towers are there to be shot at and they just have to respond, like the rest of us. They're a good team, and we won't be fooled by those results."
Newcastle are on a 13-game unbeaten run and the sequence includes two league victories over Towers at Wembley, but Lynch said: "That's history.''Reuse content