There will be a NKOTB themed episode of "The Goldbergs" airing on January 7th on ABC. Here is a synopsis of that episode from Broadway World:
"DannyDonnieJoeJonJordan" - After falling boxes trap Murray in the garage, he demands Beverly get rid of everything except for one trunk. When the trunk goes missing, Murray becomes sentimental about what was inside while Erica has trouble parting with her New Kids on the Block memorabilia. Learning of their sister's former obsession, Adam and Barry tease Erica to a new level resulting in a surprising turn for the brothers, on "The Goldbergs," WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 7 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
"The Goldbergs" stars Wendi McLendon-Covey ("Bridesmaids") as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt ("Ratatouille") as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile ("Good Luck Chuck") as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia ("The X Factor") as Erica Goldberg, with George Segal ("Just Shoot Me") as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin ("Curb Your Enthusiasm") as Murray Goldberg.
Guest starring is Jacob Hopkins as Chad Kremp, Jackson Odell as Ari Caldwell, Sam Lerner as Geoff Schwartz, Matt Bush as Andy Cogan, Noah Munck as "Naked" Rob Smith, AJ Michalka as Lainey Lewis, Natalie Alyn Lind as Dana Caldwell, Lee Simpson as Hauler, Michael Busch as Gabe and Charlie Depew as Anthony Balsamo.
"DannyDonnieJoeJonJordan" was written by Steve Basilone & Annie Mebane and directed by David Katzenberg.